Amalgamated Bank, a subsidiary of Amalgamated Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: AMAL) and a mission-driven, full-service commercial bank that empowers organizations and individuals to advance positive social change, today announced approval by Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) of its net zero targets.
Amalgamated Bank, a subsidiary of Amalgamated Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: AMAL) a mission-driven full-service commercial bank that empowers organizations and individuals to advance positive social change, today announced formal targets to achieve 49% reductions in 2030 and net zero greenhouse gas emissions in its financing and operations by 2045—five years ahead of the 2050 global deadline for net zero emissions, as stated by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Today, Amalgamated Bank released a statement from President and CEO Priscilla Sims Brown in response to the report from Brian Deese, Director of the National Economic Council and Gina McCarthy, National Climate Advisor. The report produces a full government framework and plans for addressing climate risk and ensuring stability for our communities, our financial system, and the federal government.
OneTeam Partners announced today that the Women’s National Basketball Players Association (“WNBPA”) and Amalgamated Bank, member of the Amalgamated Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: AMAL), America’s socially responsible bank, have launched a first-of-its-kind collaboration to make Amalgamated Bank the Official Social Responsibility Partner of the WNBPA.