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Waterways charity Thames 21 has launched a four-year programme to tackle pollution in the east London's rivers, backed by HSBC's Water Programme.
The campaign, called Fixing Broken Rivers follows the death of thousands of fish in the summer after heavy rain washed vast amounts of road pollutants into the River Lea.
Canary Wharf bank HSBC has signalled it is setting aside millions as it prepares to review whether it mis-advised its wealthiest customers.
The group has ringfenced £93million to address any issues relating to advice given to wealth management customers over the last four years.
A Wharf-based bank has been nominated for a sustainability accolade following its research into water shortages in China.
Staff at HSBC, in Canada Square, have been shortlisted for the Farsight Award for Financial Research, part of the Sustainable City Awards.
A man who fell to his death from a balcony at Tate Modern worked in Canary Wharf as a commercial banking manager, it has been revealed. Michael Foreman, 48, was an employee at HSBC's head office.
Witnesses described their horror as they watched him fall from a balcony at the member's room on to the pavement just before 6pm last Tuesday.
• The ratings agency Moody's is expected to downgrade some of Britain's biggest banks as early as this evening, according to the Daily Telegraph.
It is thought that Canary Wharf based banks Barclays and HSBC face a cut in their ratings by as much as two notches as the eurozone crisis continues to hit the world banking system.