Sustainability at ABN AMRO

We find it important for our society to become more and more  In a sustainable world, people, the environment and the economy are in balance with each other. This means, for example, that we do not wastefully consume the planet’s resources to the point of exhaustion. We use them wisely, so that future generations can also benefit from them. and we want to speed up this process, so we are constantly looking for sustainable solutions, investments and initiatives that really help achieve this. We like to keep you informed about what we are doing, and how you can do your bit.

This is what we do

We strive for sustainability

We find sustainability important, for today’s society and future generations. This is reflected in our Making a profit is not what makes a company truly meaningful. A company’s ideals - what it can and wants to do for mankind - are far more important. and The plan outlining how a company intends to achieve its targets and goals in the years to come helps the company make the right choices, in line with its aspirations. . We want to make the transition to a more sustainable society, together with you. To achieve this, we are increasingly offering sustainable products and services.

Some examples

  • We are taking action to ensure that all our offices and branches will achieve energy label A by 2023.
  • We have created a meeting place for discussing sustainable ideas: Circl
  • We purchase responsibly and only use products and services within ABN AMRO that are not harmful to people and the environment.

Sustainable Banking newsletter

If you would like to know more about our sustainable activities and the challenging choices we face, please read our newsletter: ‘Duurzaam Bankieren: het hoe en waarom’ (Sustainable Banking: the how and the why). We publish this newsletter once a quarter.

You can do this yourself

Sustainable investments

You can invest in one of the different sustainable investment funds we offer. Our Sustainability Indicator tells you how sustainable the companies you are investing in are. But remember that investing involves risks. You could lose (some of) the money you invested. If you are going to invest, it is important that you are aware of this. Invest with money you can spare. Read more about the risks associated with investments.

A more energy-efficient home

Good for the environment, your comfort and your energy consumption — there are a lot of benefits in making your home more energy-efficient. As for the financing, we’d be happy to help you. That way, we can create a more sustainable world together. 

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Duurzaam Wonen Hypotheek

A home improvement project, or a move to a new home, is the ideal time for a sustainability upgrade. You could fit HR++ glazing for example, or insulation or solar panels. You may be able to use your savings, or you can arrange our Duurzaam Wonen Hypotheek (Sustainable Home Mortgage). Find out more about the attractive interest rate and terms and conditions.

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