Worldwide Invesments in Cluster Munitions: a shared responsability
Roos Boer, Suzanne Oosterwijk, Stijn Suijs and Esther Vandenbroucke. June 2012. IKV Pax Christi, the Netherlands and FairFin.
On 12 June 2012, CMC member organizations (Cluster Munition Coalition), IKV Pax Christi (Nederlands) and FairFin (formerly Netwerk Vlaanderen) (Belgium) have the third update of the report 'Worldwide Invesments in Cluster Munitions: a shared responsability'. The first report came out on October 29, 2009, and subsequent updates were published in April 14, 2010 and May 2011.
Inversiones que son la bomba. Negocios de la banca con empresas españolas de armamento. (Booming Investments. Banks doing business with Spanish Arms Companies.)
In this report, SETEM and the Centre Delàs For Peace and Justice Studies uncover the connections between the banks and the military industrial complex in Spain.
Fourty-two institutions have provided financial support with more than €1.37 billion to the Spanish military-industrial complex from 2007 to 2011. Most prominent are: Bankia, Liberbank, Banco Santander, Caixabank, BBVA, Catalunya Caixa, Banco Popular, Banco Sabadell, Ibercaja and Bankinter.
Authors: Jordi Calvo Rufanges, Joan Farrés and Axel Thamers, researchers of the Centre Delàs.
11th Report of the Centre Delàs For Peace and Justice Studies: Armed Banks. Explosive investments by bank and savings and loans
This study shows the scale of the involvement in financing the arms business reached by financial institutions which operate in Spain. Includes a ranking of the Spanish banks and their connections to the arms trade, at the top of the list BBVA and Banco Santander.
Author: Jordi Calvo Rufanges
German Banks involved in the export of tanks to Saudi Arabia
Gelder, Ja Willem van, Petra Spaargaren. Amsterdam, Profundo Economic Research
A financial report conducted by Profundo shows the investments of german financial institutions such as Deutsche Bank or Allianz.