A carbon-free future for all

It’s time for change. It’s time to leave carbon behind. That’s why we’re partnering with our clients to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050.

Sustainable Investments

The money you invest can have a positive impact on the world

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Sustainable Finance

See our vision for a sustainable future through the eyes of nature itself

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Supply chain

Every purchase you make is part of the global supply chain

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We’re using money as a force for good

We believe money has the power to fuel positive change in this world. Discover how we’re paving the way for a more sustainable future for our planet.

We’re partnering with our clients to create a carbon-free future

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Episode 1: The Carbon Net Zero Challenge

Libby Potter speaks with our Group Chief Executive, Bill Winters, about calculating emissions, carbon offsetting, and how banking can incentivise the transition to carbon net zero.

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Episode 1: The Carbon Net Zero Challenge

Libby Potter speaks with our Group Chief Executive, Bill Winters, about calculating emissions, carbon offsetting, and how banking can incentivise the transition to carbon net zero.

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Episode 2: The Journey to Carbon Net Zero

Libby Potter speaks with Daniel Hanna, Global Head of Sustainable Finance about the need for urgent action, greater transparency, and the impact of sustainable financing in emerging markets.

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Episode 2: The Journey to Carbon Net Zero

Libby Potter speaks with Daniel Hanna, Global Head of Sustainable Finance about the need for urgent action, greater transparency, and the impact of sustainable financing in emerging markets.

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Ship breaking

Every week, one worker dies from the dangerous job of breaking ships. See how we’re working with shipyard owners in Bangladesh to change how things are done in the industry.

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Protecting wildlife

Criminal syndicates kill an elephant every 25 minutes for its tusk. See how we’re working with partners to fight the money laundering that fuels the illegal wildlife trade.

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Living longer

With doubling lifespans, it’s become even more important to make better financial decisions earlier. See how we can help you prepare for a longer life, so you can enjoy it on your own terms.

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Gender equality

Women are less likely to reach top management positions. But gender shouldn’t be a barrier to progress. See how we’re tackling gender equality.

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Covid 19

What we do today determines what we become tomorrow.  That’s why we’re taking action today to support businesses, communities and individuals, so we can all look forward to a better tomorrow.

Global trade

We believe the world is a better place when people exchange what they have. Which is why we’ve been driving global trade across Asia, Africa and the Middle East for over 160 years, and continue to do so today