Sustainability of our business model

Sustainability of our business model

Description

Our clients want a solid bank they can build on when making plans for the future. One of our top priorities is to work according to a sustainable business model. A model that makes us future-fit and that produces healthy, robust results - both financial and non-financial - so that we can create lasting stakeholder value.

Value created

  • Cost-saving programmes under way, saving up to EUR 900 million by 2020. 
  • Developing new earnings models and launching challenger banks outside our own platforms.

Underlying return on equity

(in %)
2015 12.0
2016 11.8

Dow Jones Sustainability Index ranking

(scale 1 to 100)
2015 78
2016 87

Gender diversity at the top

(in %)
2015 23
2016 25