Bank of Israel increases banks’ ESG reporting requirements


The Bank of Israel published new requirements on December 5 for banks to disclose risks related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

The updated regulations intend to bring ESG reporting among Israeli banks to the level of “best practices implemented by leading banks worldwide”, said banks’ supervisor Yair Avidan.

From now on, the BoI requires banks to note in their annual reports any ESG aspects of their targets and to include the main principles they will follow to achieve

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: