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Toronto Dominion Bank : TD Bank Group Named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the Seventh Consecutive Year
|11/25/2020 | 07:01am|
TD is the only
This achievement recognizes TD's continued efforts to offer sustainable products, services and programs to its customers and clients and its commitment to contributing to a more inclusive society by investing in the communities it serves and the economies it supports.
"I am pleased to see that TD's leadership in incorporating environmental, social and governance practices into our business continues to be recognized on the global stage," said
This year will go down in history as one marked by significant challenges – from the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic to continued wildfires and a growing urgency surrounding climate change to the broader social movement driving for change in response to systemic anti-Black racism and deep-seeded discrimination. Each of these complex problems has demonstrated the intrinsic link between health, societal and economic needs and underlined how critical it is that we work towards creating an inclusive and sustainable future.
Earlier this month, TD released an ambitious climate action plan, which includes a target of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions associated with its operations and financing activities by 2050 and an announcement that TD will not provide new project-specific financial services, including advisory services, for activities that are directly related to the exploration, development or production of oil and gas within the
"This listing recognizes TD's commitment to help build a more inclusive and sustainable tomorrow and reflects our purpose: to enrich the lives of our customers, colleagues and communities," said Andrea Barrack, Global Head, Sustainability and Corporate Citizenship of
TD thanks its customers, colleagues and the communities it serves and congratulates all members of the DJSI World Index.
To learn more about corporate responsibility at TD and The Ready Commitment, please read the TD Climate Action Plan, TD 2019 ESG Report, the 2019 TD Ready Commitment Report, or visit www.td.com/tdreadycommitment.
For more information about DJSI World Index, please visit: https://www.spglobal.com/spdji/en/indices/equity/dow-jones-sustainability-world-index/#overview
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