We anticipate and manage potential social or environmental risks that may arise through our lending and investment activities. Find out about our sustainability risk policies and our approach to Climate Business.
We are committed to cutting our annual carbon emissions from 3.5 tonnes per employee in 2011 to 2.0 tonnes by 2020. Carbon emissions per employee in 2016 were 2.63 tonnes, thanks to the support of our employees and suppliers.
We work with leading charities to support projects with a focus on education, the environment and health. We aim to help young people reach their potential through access to education and entrepreneurship.