Ethics and integrity

Ethics and integrity

Description

Society expects us to live up to high moral standards in everything we do - from treating clients’ personal data confidentially and complying with rules and regulations to making responsible financing decisions and offering sustainable investment services. The bank’s Ethics Committee guides staff in navigating the grey areas when it comes to acting with integrity.

Value created

  • We train our employees on issues including client centricity, anti-money laundering and conflicts of interest. 
  • Our Ethics Committee advises employees on integrity-related issues.

Number of employees to complete compliance training

At 31 December 2016, a total of 1,333 employees had completed a special compliance training course designed to help them understand the root of problematic behaviour. The goal of the course is to safeguard integrity and ethical conduct throughout the bank in the future.