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  • Overall approach
    8/16
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      8/16
      Deforestation commitment
      Reduce deforestation
      8/16
      "JPMorgan Chase will finance plantations only on non-forested areas (including previously planted areas) or on heavily degraded forestland".
  • Commodity score
    24/64
    • Beef & Leather
      4/64
      • Commitment Strength
        0/42
        • Commodity-specific financing policy
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/8
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must be legally operated
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must protect priority forests or globally important landscapes
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/8
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            0
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            0
            0/0.4
        • Assurance mechanism to ensure compliance
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must have a grievance mechanism
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Commitments must be timebound
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        4/22
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
        • Company must respect labour rights
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Type of policy: UN Declaration for HR; Forced Labour; Child Labour
            "We have a robust Environmental and Social Risk Management process that analyzes the potential social impacts of our corporate lending, advisory and capital markets transactions. The process prohibits any transactions where there is evidence of the use of modern slavery or child labor"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Company must address gender equality issues
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must encourage the inclusion of small-scale farmers
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
    • Palm oil
      26/64
      • Commitment Strength
        22/42
        • Commodity-specific financing policy
          9.3/9.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Type of policy: Deforestation-free
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
        • Companies must be legally operated
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must protect priority forests or globally important landscapes
          7.6/9.6
          • Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
        • Assurance mechanism to ensure compliance
          5.3/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Verification method: Certification Scheme
            Certification scheme (if applicable): RSPO
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
        • Companies must have a grievance mechanism
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Commitments must be timebound
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        4/22
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
        • Company must respect labour rights
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Type of policy: UNGP; Forced Labour; Child Labour
            "We have a robust Environmental and Social Risk Management process that analyzes the potential social impacts of our corporate lending, advisory and capital markets transactions. The process prohibits any transactions where there is evidence of the use of modern slavery or child labor"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Company must address gender equality issues
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must encourage the inclusion of small-scale farmers
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
    • Soy
      31/64
      • Commitment Strength
        27/42
        • Commodity-specific financing policy
          9.3/9.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Type of policy: Sustainable/Responsible
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
        • Companies must be legally operated
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must protect priority forests or globally important landscapes
          7.6/9.6
          • Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
        • Assurance mechanism to ensure compliance
          5.3/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Verification method: Certification Scheme
            Certification scheme (if applicable): RTRS
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            JP Morgan Chase require "that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity (e.g. [...] Roundtable on Responsible Soy (RTRS) [...]. Commitment is defined, for example, as active membership of or adherence to the relevant framework or organization, a credible, time-bound plan for certification to the relevant standard and/or evidence [...] of progress toward certification."
        • Companies must have a grievance mechanism
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Commitments must be timebound
          5.3/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Type of policy: Compliance is prerequisite for financing
            "We require clients involved in soy production to conform to the Roundtable onResponsible Soy (RTRS)."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We require clients involved in soy production to conform to the Roundtable onResponsible Soy (RTRS)."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We require clients involved in soy production to conform to the Roundtable onResponsible Soy (RTRS)."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We require clients involved in soy production to conform to the Roundtable onResponsible Soy (RTRS)."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            "We require clients involved in soy production to conform to the Roundtable onResponsible Soy (RTRS)."
      • Social Considerations
        4/22
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
        • Company must respect labour rights
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Type of policy: UN Declaration for HR; Forced Labour; Child Labour
            "We have a robust Environmental and Social Risk Management process that analyzes the potential social impacts of our corporate lending, advisory and capital markets transactions. The process prohibits any transactions where there is evidence of the use of modern slavery or child labor"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Company must address gender equality issues
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must encourage the inclusion of small-scale farmers
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
    • Timber, Pulp & Paper
      37/64
      • Commitment Strength
        33/42
        • Commodity-specific financing policy
          9.3/9.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Commitment details
            Yes
            8/8
            Type of policy: Reduce deforestation
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
        • Companies must be legally operated
          5.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Entire supply chain - Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Entire supply chain - Require
            4/4
            J.P. Morgan "will not finance...transactions with entities or projects that collude with or are knowingly engaged in illegal logging. Clients that process, purchase, or trade wood products from high risk countries...will have certifiable systems in place to ensurethat the wood they process or trade comes from legal sources. Due diligence includes company representations as to its practices, monitoring and chain of custody certification (e.g., Forest Stewardship Council controlled wood standard) for illegal logging."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan "will not finance...transactions with entities or projects that collude with or are knowingly engaged in illegal logging. Clients that process, purchase, or trade wood products from high risk countries...will have certifiable systems in place to ensurethat the wood they process or trade comes from legal sources. Due diligence includes company representations as to its practices, monitoring and chain of custody certification (e.g., Forest Stewardship Council controlled wood standard) for illegal logging."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan "will not finance...transactions with entities or projects that collude with or are knowingly engaged in illegal logging. Clients that process, purchase, or trade wood products from high risk countries...will have certifiable systems in place to ensurethat the wood they process or trade comes from legal sources. Due diligence includes company representations as to its practices, monitoring and chain of custody certification (e.g., Forest Stewardship Council controlled wood standard) for illegal logging."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan "will not finance...transactions with entities or projects that collude with or are knowingly engaged in illegal logging. Clients that process, purchase, or trade wood products from high risk countries...will have certifiable systems in place to ensurethat the wood they process or trade comes from legal sources. Due diligence includes company representations as to its practices, monitoring and chain of custody certification (e.g., Forest Stewardship Council controlled wood standard) for illegal logging."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan "will not finance...transactions with entities or projects that collude with or are knowingly engaged in illegal logging. Clients that process, purchase, or trade wood products from high risk countries...will have certifiable systems in place to ensurethat the wood they process or trade comes from legal sources. Due diligence includes company representations as to its practices, monitoring and chain of custody certification (e.g., Forest Stewardship Council controlled wood standard) for illegal logging."
        • Companies must protect priority forests or globally important landscapes
          7.6/9.6
          • Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            Commitment details
            All high priority landscapes - Encourage
            6/8
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            J.P. Morgan conduct an Enhanced Review if their clients' operations are developed in: "Internationally recognised areas...defined as UNESCO Natural World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Reserves, Key Biodiversity Areas, and wetlands designated under the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance...Legally protected areas...Critical habitats...High conservation value forests." It is then later stated that the only high priority landscape identified as a prohibited transaction are World Heritage sites.
        • Assurance mechanism to ensure compliance
          5.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Certification scheme (if applicable): FSC
            Verification method: Certification Scheme
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsible practice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            "The Framework requires that clients demonstrate a commitment to the responsiblepractice framework that pertains to the relevant soft commodity, e.g. Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)."
        • Companies must have a grievance mechanism
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Commitments must be timebound
          5.3/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Commitment details
            Require
            4/4
            Type of policy: FI allows specific time from onboarding to become compliant
            "We prefer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification when we financeforestry projects that impact high conservation value forests, unless a comparableassessment process underpins a conservation plan. For operations that are notalready certified, we require certification within five years and will introduceoperators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We prefer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification when we financeforestry projects that impact high conservation value forests, unless a comparableassessment process underpins a conservation plan. For operations that are notalready certified, we require certification within five years and will introduceoperators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We prefer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification when we financeforestry projects that impact high conservation value forests, unless a comparableassessment process underpins a conservation plan. For operations that are notalready certified, we require certification within five years and will introduceoperators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "We prefer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification when we financeforestry projects that impact high conservation value forests, unless a comparableassessment process underpins a conservation plan. For operations that are notalready certified, we require certification within five years and will introduceoperators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers
            0.1/0.4
            "We prefer Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification when we financeforestry projects that impact high conservation value forests, unless a comparableassessment process underpins a conservation plan. For operations that are notalready certified, we require certification within five years and will introduceoperators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
      • Social Considerations
        4/22
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.6/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Yes - Encourage
            2/4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            Producers; Processors; Traders; Manufacturers; Retailers
            0.4/0.4
            "For transactions where we can identify that the use of proceeds may have the potential to impact Indigenous Peoples, we expect our clients to demonstrate alignment with the objectives and requirements of IFC Performance Standard 7 on Indigenous Peoples, including with respect to circumstances requiring Free, Prior and Informed Consent. [...including] ensuring the Free, Prior and Informed Consent of the Affected Communities of Indigenous Peoples when the circumstances described in Performance Standard 7 are present".
        • Company must respect labour rights
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Commitment details
            No
            0/4
            Type of policy: UN Declaration for HR; Forced Labour; Child Labour
            "We have a robust Environmental and Social Risk Management process that analyzes the potential social impacts of our corporate lending, advisory and capital markets transactions. The process prohibits any transactions where there is evidence of the use of modern slavery or child labor"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Company must address gender equality issues
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
        • Companies must encourage the inclusion of small-scale farmers
          0/5.6
          • Commitment details
            No
            0/4
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all deals
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all companies
            No
            0/0.4
          • Policy applies to all stages of the supply chain
            No
            0/0.4
  • Reporting & Implementation
    15/20
    • Policy is reviewed and updated
      5/5
      Policy review
      Commit to update policy - Annually or more frequent
      5/5
      "Our E&S Risk Policy is subject to annual review and will be adjusted to reflect changes in our business and the context in which we operate".
    • Companies must disclose subsidiaries in commodity supply chains
      0/5
    • Monitoring and non-compliance process
      5/5
      Monitoring compliance
      Yes - Timebound non-compliance statement
      5/5
      "For operations that are not already certified, we require certification within five years and will introduce operators to credible experts who can help establish a rigorous, time- bound, stepwise approach to achieve this goal."
    • Reporting on implementation of the policy
      5/5
      Reporting
      Yes - Annually
      5/5
      JP Morgan Chase report the proportion of portfolio companies which comply with their environmental policies. 100% of clients are RTRS certified, and FSC certified, while also reporting what percentage of RSPO certified area their palm oil clients have. They also disclose the proportion which are not 
  • Commitment strength
    21/42
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    4/22
    Avg. score

Profile

JP Morgan Chase and Co. are a global financial services firm headquartered in the US serving private, corporate and institutional clients. Their services include corporate finance, investment banking, wealth management, investments and retail banking services. As of 2017, the firm’s total assets amount to over 2.5 trillion USD, with more than 900 billion USD worth of loans. JP Morgan Chase are among the top 5 lenders to Forest 500 companies, with loans amounting to more than 105 billion USD across a broad range of forest risk sectors. They also among the top 25 bondholders and top 15 shareholders for Forest 500 companies, with more than 1.3 billion USD worth of bonds and more than 25 billion USD word of shares.

HQ
HQ 
United States
Financial institution type
Financial institution type 
Asset management, Bank

How we assess the Forest 500

Investors and lenders need to adopt and implement strong deforestation policies that ensure their investments are not funding the destruction of forests.

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