Sustainability

We work in the area alongside Italian small and medium-sized enterprises and people. For us, sustainability represents a lever for creating value for society, people and the environment.

Banca Ifis announces NZBA targets

Banca Ifis, in line with the commitments made in joining the Net-Zero Banking Alliance, the initiative
promoted by the United Nations to accelerate the sustainable transition of the international banking sector,
communicates its targets for the reduction of financed emissions by 2030 on its credit portfolio.

Over the next three years, we will guide the Bank’s transformation in the name of sustainability, with the aim of creating a positive and tangible outcome for all our stakeholders.

ERNESTO FÜRSTENBERG FASSIO - DEPUTY CHAIRMAN OF BANCA IFIS

Our sustainability strategy

A solid sustainability strategy for our Group represents a means to create value that considers the impact on people, the environment and the community. Our sustainability plan, consistent with the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, is structured according to the ESG framework and is fully integrated into our Industrial Plan.

Environment

  • We want to join NZBA and achieve zero net emissions of our credit portfolio by 2050.
  • We support the energy transition of SMEs with the Change PMI project.

Social

  • We have created Kaleidos, our Social Impact Lab for diversity & inclusion projects.
  • We support the financial re-inclusion of families.
  • We invest in the growth of Ifis People.

Governance

  • We have set up a Sustainability Committee to guide the strategy and consolidate the corporate culture.
  • We want to improve the level of our ESG rating.

Awards and achievements

Winning Women Institute

We are the first Italian Bank to be certified as having obtained excellence in gender equality.

The most climate-conscious companies in 2022

Banca Ifis ranks among the most climate-conscious Italian companies according to Il Corriere della Sera and Statista.

Our key figures

For us, creating shared value means setting horizons for our work together with people and the communities to which we belong.

Discover our sustainability performance.

NFS 2021
100
%

energy from renewable sources for the offices and branches

54
%

female employees

100
millions of euros

made available to SMEs to invest in new projects for sustainable transition

Stakeholder engagement

We aim to continually improve by listening to and involving our stakeholders.

We have formed lasting relations based on the key principles of transparency and dialogue.

The projects of Fattore I.

By listening to all our stakeholders we can also create real projects all featuring our Fattore I.

Antonella Pinto

Sustainability Manager

Tel: +39 02 7731 245

Email:

antonella.pinto@bancaifis.it