Tag Archives: policy

Reviewed EIB tax haven policy not effective

On December 15th, 2010 the European Investment Bank made public its ‘policy towards weakly regulated, non-transparent and uncooperative jurisdictions’ which is a revision of its former policy on tax havens. Although the Bank’s policy goes further than other IFI’s policies, it still contains a number of unacceptable loopholes and more importantly it won’t prevent European […]

Read more

Counter Balance critique on the new version of the “EIB policy towards weakly regulated, non-transparent and uncooperative jurisdictions”

On December 15th, 2010 the European Investment Bank made public its ‘policy towards weakly regulated, non-transparent and uncooperative jurisdictions’ which is a revision of its former policy on tax havens. Although the Bank’s policy goes further than other IFI’s policies; it still contains a number of unacceptable loopholes and more importantly it won’t prevent European […]

Read more

Counter Balance Critique of “The EIB Statement of Environmental and Social Principle and Standards”

Contribution of Counter Balance to the ongoing development of the EIB’s Statement of Environmental and Social Principles and Standards (from 18th March 2008). Read it here

Read more