In short

  • Many financial sector employees opt for public transport and leave their car at home.
  • The financial sector tries to limit is ecological footprint also by offering flexible employment. For every 10 employees, there are only 8 desks available and working at home is promoted.
  • An electronic payment produces much less CO2 than a cash payment and this is is one of the reasons why the sector promotes electronic payments.
  • In the future, the financial institutions’ intention is reduce CO2 emissions even further: they have put forward a number of ambitious goals to be reached.