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About Caixa Economica Federal
Caixa Economica Federal is a government-owned financial institution. It is Brazil's fourth largest bank by assets and the largest publicly held bank in Latin America. The bank was founded in 1861. Caixa Economica Federal is one of the five Brazilian Equator Principles Financial Institutions (others are: Banco do Brasil, Banco Bradesco, Banca Itau-Unibanco and Banco Votorantim).
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Caixa Economica Federal is a state-owned bank.
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Voluntary initiativesCaixa Economica Federal has committed itself to the following voluntary standards:
Caixa Economica Federal's webpage on corporate social responsibility can be accessed here (Portuguese).
Caixa Economica Federal and the Equator Principles
The Equator Principles are a voluntary commitment of banks to try to avoid or minimise the social, environmental and human rights impact of projects they finance. For more information on the Equator Principles see their website here and the campaign page of BankTrack here.
The Equator Principles exist already since 2003. Caixa Economica Federal adopted the Equator Principles in 2009.
Reporting on the Equator Principles
Caixa Economica Federal must report annually on its implementation of the Equator Principles. All information is supposed to be found here.
Caixa Economica Federal is involved in financing the following Equator Principles projects that BankTrack considers controversial.
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BankTrack has assessed Caixa Economica Federal on its implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in June 2016. Caixa Economica Federal is assessed as a Laggard, with a total score of 3/12.
Implementation and reporting
Caixa Economica Federal is reporting on the implementation here.