A positive impact on ESG criteria through our financing and investment services

Around the table for our climate
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We are committed to communicating transparently about our responsible financing and investment products and services - and society expects no less. We work to ensure that our clients and the entities they invest in conduct business responsibly with respect to human rights, health and safety, and the environment. We are in a continuous dialogue with our clients in order to improve the situation where necessary.

Value created

  • Our sustainable client assets grew from EUR 6.4 billion to EUR 8.2 billion in 2016. 
  • We introduced Sustainable Investment Advisory: investment advice for private banking clients based on sustainable investment funds. 
  • We made funding available in 2016 to support clients in making their property more sustainable.
  • Of the 499 clients with increased sustainability risk, 179 were subject to human rights screening.
  • Watch the videos Green Bonds and Around the table for our climate.

Sustainable client assets

(in EUR billion)
2015 6.4
2016 8.2

Number of loans screened on GSRI