"The 'best practice' as recommended in the grading scale is a clear exclusion policy on commercial lending and investment banking services for all coal companies who practice mountaintop removal coal extraction," the network says. Only Credit Suisse met that criterion, receiving an A-minus, the highest grade given. Wells Fargo got a B-plus.
Deutsche Bank and GE Capital Corp. were the only banks to receive Fs. Citi and UBS both got D's on the report card, while Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase, Morgan Stanley and PNC each received a C, plus or minus. (Read more)