Moving capital where it matters
Our footprint in Asia, Africa and the Middle East covers some of the world’s most environmentally vulnerable regions – but many also have great opportunities to grow.
We provide financial products and services that help drive sustainable development, economic growth and job creation to people and businesses – unlocking growth by doing good.
of the financing needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in Africa is being met.
The amount we plan to mobilise in sustainable and transition finance by 2030.
Sustainable Assets in our Sustainable
Finance Portfolio. This is a 40% growth year on
Emerging markets need investment to decarbonise, but are often locked out of financing. Our framework helps us build momentum to support their transition.
Our in-depth framework, developed with a leading ESG research firm, helps us define our ‘sustainable’ and ‘green’ financial products.
Our Sustainability Bond Framework maps our eligible projects to specific SDGs and provides the basis for issuance of Green, Social and Sustainability bonds.
Learn how we aim to manage environmental and social risk while supporting sustainable growth.
Our sustainability library hosts our key documentation, results and other resources.
Learn more about our banking products and services for individuals and companies.