Thun group

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc is one of the banks in the Thun Group. Photo: Bloomberg

Banks and the human rights shuffle

3 min read . 31 Mar 2017
The Thun Group, originally an agglomerate of four banks—Barclays Plc., Credit Suisse Group AG, UBS AG and UniCredit SpA—formed in the small Swiss town of Thun in early 2011, has drawn much flak over the past couple of months since it released its latest “discussion paper”. Photo: Bloomberg

The Thun Group’s artful dodge

4 min read . 24 Mar 2017
The section on human rights due diligence in project finance—the hot button area in India—lists critical to-dos related to stakeholder engagement. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br /> (Hemant Mishra/Mint)

A human rights code for banks

3 min read . 03 Oct 2013