Both companies have apologised and Said they will donate for charitable purposes, black and minority ethnic (Sundays) groups.'Appalling and shameful'
Lloyd 's, which was founded in 1688, insured slave ships.
The insurer says, there is a financial support to non-profit institutions and organizations would be the possibility of promotion and integration for the Sundays-groups.
It also has A Number of new initiatives for the development of Black and Ethnic minorities (Sundays) launched talents within the organization.
Greene King was originally founded in 1799 by Benjamin Greene, in the possession of highly profitable plantations.
When slavery was abolished in 1833 the British government to compensate thousands of Britons who had lost financially, including Benjamin Greene.
Details of the sums are listed, Said in a
Nick Mackenzie , Greene King 's chief executive officer, Said :" It is inexcusable that one of our founders benefited from slavery and argued against its abolition in the 1800s. This is a part of our history, We Are now going to focus on The Present and The Future . "
To address the Problem, the pub-chain "to benefit a significant amount of the Belarusian community and they support our race diversity in business".
the pressure is growing on the corporate world to address links to slavery and the fight against racial inequality after the death of George Floyd in the United States last month in police Custody .