Sustainability in Financial services

In Financial Services

A sustainable world needs sustainable finance. We are helping to build a better financial services industry – one that is stronger, fairer and more sustainable.

At EY, we're working with the financial services sector globally to bring our combined experience to the boardroom and beyond.

We're helping organizations to create more value by defining the role they want to play in the transition to a more sustainable future, and how they can best support their stakeholders.

We’re working alongside financial service firms to make change happen faster by identifying and managing risks in new ways, and to find new opportunities, so they can make better decisions faster.

We're helping firms measure comprehensive long-term value, so they can support the right projects and innovations, and tell a compelling, credible story about the difference they are making.

It's clear that the only world that truly works for everyone is a sustainable world, and we can't get there without sustainable finance.

Net zero for financial services

Four steps financial institutions can take on the path to net zero

Innovative decarbonization strategies linked to clients’ transition pathways are becoming vital to success.

20 Jul 2022 Gill Lofts

How financial services can mobilize capital to deliver net zero

The financial industry can lead on decarbonization by using innovation to bring capital users and providers together.

1 Dec 2021 Tom Groom

How sustainable finance can help decarbonize the real economy

To fund sector-specific net zero transition pathways, financial institutions need to deepen their knowledge of the businesses they finance.

30 Nov 2021 Gill Lofts

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The biodiversity imperative for investors

EY and IIGCC collaborated on this article to illustrate how investors can play a key role in preventing biodiversity loss.

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