Supporting UN Global Compact
Supporting the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
The recommendations developed by TCFD encourage companies to disclose climate change-related business risks and opportunities and to share information with investors.
Moreover, in May 2019, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking also declared support in its capacity as an asset management company.
Participation in the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative
Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB)
The Principles for Responsible Banking have been developed by the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative(UNEP FI) to align the banking sector with society's goals as expressed in the SDGs, the Paris Climate Agreement, and other relevant frameworks. MUFG is a signatory in 2019.
Promotion of Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Participation in CDP
Implementation of The Equator Principles as a Framework
to assess and manage Environmental and Social Risks
Adoption and adherence to the Equator Principles, a risk management framework to determine, assess and manage environmental and social risks and impacts in projects
Signing of Principles for Financial Action
for the 21st Century
MUFG Bank (the Bank) and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking (the Trust Bank) have been signatories to Principles for Financial Action towards a Sustainable Society (also known as Principles for Financial Action for the 21st Century) since their first announcement in November 2011. These principles established mainly through the proactive efforts of financial institutions include seven principles for financial institutions that want to take an active role and responsibility in the creation of a sustainable society, and guidelines tailored to each sector to implement the principles. the Bank, the Trust Bank and the Leasing Business will continue to make active efforts for the environment and society based on the principles.