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Barclays tightens policy on oil sands and coal financing

The UK bank will stop financing oil sands exploration following years of pressure from activists and investors, but has no new oil and gas policy.

Barclays has said that it will not provide financing to oil sands exploration and production companies, nor will it finance the building of ...

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