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We’ve launched the world’s first Sustainable Deposit

Our new product for corporate clients will bring more private capital to where it matters most

Our new product for corporate clients will bring more private capital to where it matters most

Explore our world | 16 May 2019

Moving to a low-carbon future – why banks and companies need to step up

We’re making progress on understanding our contribution to climate goals, but cannot go it alone

We’re making progress on understanding our contribution to climate goals, but cannot go it alone

Explore our world | 7 May 2019

Why sustainability should be at the forefront of finance

Sustainability and finance should go hand in hand if we’re to solve the world’s environmental and social challenges

Sustainability and finance should go hand in hand if we’re to solve the world’s environmental and social challenges

Explore our world | 17 Apr 2019

Here come the Futuremakers

We’re launching a new global campaign to help the next generation learn, earn and grow

We’re launching a new global campaign to help the next generation learn, earn and grow

Explore our world | 20 Feb 2019

We’ve tightened our financing criteria – what you need to know

Stricter standards for industries that have negative environmental or social impact, tackling deforestation, animal cruelty and more

Stricter standards for industries that have negative environmental or social impact, tackling deforestation, animal cruelty and more

Explore our world | 25 Oct 2018

Saying no to coal – what you need to know

Top five questions answered on our decision to end coal financing

Top five questions answered on our decision to end coal financing

Explore our world | 25 Sep 2018

Illegal wildlife trafficking: it will take a network to defeat the networks

Illegal wildlife traffickers rely on financial systems just like other profit-chasing criminals, which means we can trace their activities

Illegal wildlife traffickers rely on financial systems just like other profit-chasing criminals, which means we can trace their activities

Explore our world | 6 Aug 2018

#IDAHOT: Nobody should feel they can’t be themselves at work

Adrian and Raheel met and became friends through our Allies Network, which provides support for all our LGBT+ colleagues

Adrian and Raheel met and became friends through our Allies Network, which provides support for all our LGBT+ colleagues

Explore our world | 16 May 2018

#IDAHOT: I want others to feel as included as I do

Our UK LGBT+ & Allies Network co-chair Ben Cawley shares why he believes positive messaging can make a difference

Our UK LGBT+ & Allies Network co-chair Ben Cawley shares why he believes positive messaging can make a difference

Explore our world | 16 May 2018

Tackling human trafficking in the supply chain

Two teams, one mission: tackling modern-day slavery

Two teams, one mission: tackling modern-day slavery

Explore our world | 1 Apr 2018

Blockchain: a game-changer in the fight against financial crime?

How blockchain can help us break down silos

How blockchain can help us break down silos

Explore our world | 1 Aug 2017

Blindness is on the rise – but we can fight it

With the right tools and training, avoidable blindness could be a thing of the past

With the right tools and training, avoidable blindness could be a thing of the past

Explore our world | 24 Jul 2017

Empowering girls: why we must do more

To help the millions of underprivileged girls across the world, it takes collective action

To help the millions of underprivileged girls across the world, it takes collective action

Explore our world | 17 Jul 2017

International Women’s Day: #BeBoldForChange

One of the most impactful means of empowering women and ensuring economic equality is education

One of the most impactful means of empowering women and ensuring economic equality is education

Explore our world | 8 Mar 2017

Becoming a leader: integrity goes a long way

Liverpool Ladies FC Captain Gemma Bonner on getting over disappointment and empowering the next generation of female leaders

Liverpool Ladies FC Captain Gemma Bonner on getting over disappointment and empowering the next generation of female leaders

Explore our world | 25 Jul 2016

Managing on Ebola’s front line

How Sierra Leone’s business community rallied to keep running through the Ebola outbreak

How Sierra Leone’s business community rallied to keep running through the Ebola outbreak

Explore our world | 14 May 2015