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  • Overall approach
    2/10
    • Overarching commitment on deforestation
      0/6
    • Deforestation as a business risk
      2/2
    • Target to reduce emissions in scope 1/2
    • Company must have anti-corruption policy
      0/2
  • Commodity score
    6/90
    • Beef & Leather
      6/90
      • Commitment Strength
        3/31
        • Commodity-specific deforestation financing policy
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must be legally operated
          3.1/4.6
          • Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • 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
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
        • Companies must monitor operations
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must conduct risk assessments
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must specify a cut-off date
          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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        3/27
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.2/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Only applies to non retail lending: "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • 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
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
        • 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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Company must respect labour rights
          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
            None
            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
            None
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must resolve land conflicts
          0/1.6
          • Commitment details
            No
          • 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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/31
        • Commitments must be timebound
          No
          0/5
        • Companies must disclose subsidiaries in commodity supply chains
          No
          0/4
        • Companies must disclose locations
          No
          0/4
        • Policy is reviewed and updated
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and non-compliance process
          No
          0/5
        • Engagement with non-compliant companies
          No
          0/5
        • Reporting on implementation of the policy
          No
          0/6
        • Ethical product in portfolio
          No
    • Palm oil
      6/90
      • Commitment Strength
        3/31
        • Commodity-specific deforestation financing policy
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must be legally operated
          3.1/4.6
          • Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • 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
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
        • Companies must monitor operations
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must conduct risk assessments
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must specify a cut-off date
          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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        3/27
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.2/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Only applies to Non-Retail Lending: ""TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • 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
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
        • 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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Company must respect labour rights
          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
            None
            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
            None
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must resolve land conflicts
          0/1.6
          • Commitment details
            No
          • 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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/31
        • Commitments must be timebound
          No
          0/5
        • Companies must disclose subsidiaries in commodity supply chains
          No
          0/4
        • Companies must disclose locations
          No
          0/4
        • Policy is reviewed and updated
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and non-compliance process
          No
          0/5
        • Engagement with non-compliant companies
          No
          0/5
        • Reporting on implementation of the policy
          No
          0/6
        • Ethical product in portfolio
          No
    • Soy
      6/90
      • Commitment Strength
        3/31
        • Commodity-specific deforestation financing policy
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must be legally operated
          3.1/4.6
          • Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
          • 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
            "Irregular business conduct (which includes any criminal, fraudulent or illegal conduct, any impropriety, lack of professional responsibility or dishonesty) will not be tolerated under any circumstance"
        • Companies must monitor operations
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must conduct risk assessments
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must specify a cut-off date
          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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        3/27
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.2/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Only applies to non-retail lending: "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • 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
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
        • 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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Company must respect labour rights
          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
            None
            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
            None
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must resolve land conflicts
          0/1.6
          • Commitment details
            No
          • 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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/31
        • Commitments must be timebound
          No
          0/5
        • Companies must disclose subsidiaries in commodity supply chains
          No
          0/4
        • Companies must disclose locations
          No
          0/4
        • Policy is reviewed and updated
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and non-compliance process
          No
          0/5
        • Engagement with non-compliant companies
          No
          0/5
        • Reporting on implementation of the policy
          No
          0/6
        • Ethical product in portfolio
          No
    • Timber, Pulp & Paper
      6/90
      • Commitment Strength
        3/31
        • Commodity-specific deforestation financing policy
          0/9.6
          • Commitment details
            No commitment
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must be legally operated
          3.1/4.6
          • Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            Commitment details
            Companies own operations - Required
            1.5/3
            "TD does not finance transactions relating to the following: Activities that would involve the purchase of timber from illegal logging operations."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD does not finance transactions relating to the following: Activities that would involve the purchase of timber from illegal logging operations."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD does not finance transactions relating to the following: Activities that would involve the purchase of timber from illegal logging operations."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD does not finance transactions relating to the following: Activities that would involve the purchase of timber from illegal logging operations."
          • 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
            "TD does not finance transactions relating to the following: Activities that would involve the purchase of timber from illegal logging operations."
        • Companies must monitor operations
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must conduct risk assessments
          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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must specify a cut-off date
          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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Social Considerations
        3/27
        • Company must ensure Free, Prior and Informed Consent
          3.2/5.6
          • Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            Commitment details
            Encouraged
            2/4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Policy applies to all operations and financing
            No
            0/0.4
            Only applies to non retail lending: "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all deals
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            Policy applies to all companies
            All financing
            0.4/0.4
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
          • 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
            "TD has a longstanding commitment to support the rights of Indigenous peoples within North America. We are advocates of the principle of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC). Our commitments are: • To incorporate assessment of our clients’ policies, practices and performance relating to FPIC as part of TD’s Environmental and Social Credit Risk Policy for Non-Retail Lending. • To actively support development and dissemination of good practice for the practical implementation of FPIC. We will do this by working with diverse multi-stakeholder groups, through support of sustainable development initiatives led by Indigenous people, and by providing objective economic information to support solutions based dialogue and informed public policy decisions."
        • 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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Company must respect labour rights
          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
            None
            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
            None
            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
            None
            0/0.4
        • Companies must resolve land conflicts
          0/1.6
          • Commitment details
            No
          • 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
            None
            0/0.4
      • Reporting and Implementation
        0/31
        • Commitments must be timebound
          No
          0/5
        • Companies must disclose subsidiaries in commodity supply chains
          No
          0/4
        • Companies must disclose locations
          No
          0/4
        • Policy is reviewed and updated
          No
          0/2
        • Monitoring and non-compliance process
          No
          0/5
        • Engagement with non-compliant companies
          No
          0/5
        • Reporting on implementation of the policy
          No
          0/6
        • Ethical product in portfolio
          No
  • Commitment strength
    3/31
    Avg. score
  • Reporting and Implementation
    0/31
    Avg. score
  • Social considerations
    3/28
    Avg. score

Profile

Toronto-Dominion Bank are a financial services company, headquartered in Canada serving private and corporate clients. Their services cover: personal and small business banking, insurance, asset management, auto financing, investing, commercial and wholesale banking. As of 2017, they have over 1.2 billion CAD in total assets with 270 billion CAD in assets under management.  Toronto-Dominion Bank are among the top lenders and shareholders to Forest 500 companies.

HQ
HQ 
Canada
Financial institution type
Financial institution type 
Bank, Insurance Company

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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