Deutsche Bank announces additional measures to reinforce net zero commitment
This includes a number of measures to support clients on their path to realign their business model towards more sustainability. The bank also reaffirms its commitment to net zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
Accenture completes acquisition of SKS Group
The acquisition further expands Accenture’s technology, consulting and regulatory services capabilities, while enhancing its ability to serve specialized banks
European Investment Bank boosts financial support for green and innovative projects
2022 was a successful year for the European Investment Bank (EIB) Group in Germany, with overall financing increasing by 20% to €6.61 billion compared with the previous year.
Deutsche Bank expands support for Egypt’s sustainability ambitions
Deutsche Bank is expanding its support for the Government of Egypt’s ambitious plans for energy transition by becoming a founding member of a dedicated private sector finance working group.
Deutsche Bank partners with Visa to prevent fraud in online retail
The solution works like a risk management system and calculates a risk value for each individual transaction using artificial intelligence and specified rules.
Deutsche Bank adopts measures to further reduce its energy consumption
Deutsche Bank is introducing a comprehensive package of energy saving measures in its German operations that will help the bank save an additional 4,900,000 kWh of electricity each year.
[Marketing Week] Bob Koigi: Measuring the value and worth of brands
Brands continue to outsmart each other in the eyes of consumers as competition across social media, service delivery and sustainable practices heats up.
Deutsche Bank bolsters sustainability activities with appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer
Deutsche Bank is strengthening its sustainability efforts. As Chief Sustainability Officer, Jörg Eigendorf will continue to expand the bank’s sustainability area with a view to further developing the strategy and implementing it with more intensity.
Deutsche Bank helps Continuum Green Energy expand renewable energy capacity
The funds raised will be utilised for refinancing existing debt and to support the company’s expansion plans for renewable energy production through its wind and solar hybrid projects.
Deutsche Bank develops its own buy now, pay later solution for e-commerce and digital marketplaces
Deutsche Bank is developing its own BNPL (buy now, pay later) solution for invoice and instalment purchases in a collaboration with Vienna-based fintech Credi2.
Deutsche Bank signs net zero carbon buildings commitment and joins EP100
Deutsche Bank has signed up to the World Green Building Council’s (WGBC) Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment, pledging to reduce and compensate operational emissions associated with energy used to light, heat, cool and power buildings, for assets over which it has direct control.
Deutsche Bank joins RE100 commitment to renewable electricity
The bank has set a target to source 100% renewable electricity to cover its own operations by 2025. Currently, 91% of Deutsche Bank’s electricity worldwide is from renewable sources.
Deutsche Bank links Henkel supply chain financing to ESG ratings
Deutsche Bank is the first bank in Europe to convert an existing supply chain finance program for its client. Through this program, Henkel creates incentives for its suppliers to be more sustainable.
Deutsche Bank makes vendor sustainability ratings mandatory
Deutsche Bank is taking a further step toward placing sustainability at the heart of all its business activities.
Deutsche Bank partners with the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development in Germany
The partnership with the German Ocean Decade Committee aims to promote ocean literacy in Germany, raise awareness of the ten challenges outlined by the UN Ocean Decade and to act as a link between German and international Ocean Decade activities.
IFC, Santander Bank Polska launch initiative to boost climate finance, support green transition in Poland
A path-breaking transaction launched by IFC and Santander Bank Polska (SPL), will help increase access to climate finance in Poland, while boosting market resilience and stimulating the country's recovery.
Paramount Global announces redemption of approximately $1.0 billion notes
Paramount Global announced that it would redeem all of its outstanding 3.50% senior notes due January 15, 2025 (the "3.50% notes") and a portion of its outstanding 4.750% senior notes due May 15, 2025.
Deutsche Bank provides disclosure on financed CO2 emissions and updates on net zero target setting
Deutsche Bank has disclosed for the first time data on its financed greenhouse gas emissions.
European Investment Bank enters into a €100 million loan deal with the DPG Media Group to digitize media platforms
The agreement is part of a major investment project to the tune of EUR 244m by the DPG Media Group. The loan will be used to finance the development of DPG’s digital media platforms in Belgium and the Netherlands.
Deutsche Bank and The Development Guarantee Group sign MOU to tackle climate financing gap for developing countries
Under the agreement, Deutsche Bank will act as an Origination Partner for the Green Guarantee Company, GGC, which will be managed by DGG.
Deutsche Bank appoints Muriel Danis as Global Head of Product Platforms and Sustainable Solutions
Deutsche Bank’s International Private Bank (IPB) has announced the appointment of Muriel Danis as Global Head of Product Platforms & Sustainable Solutions, effective March 14, 2022.
Publicis Groupe announces fintech joint venture between Publicis Sapient and Siam Commercial Bank in Southeast Asia
Publicis Groupe has announced the launch of SCB Tech X, a joint venture between Publicis Sapient and Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), creating one of the largest fintech entities in Southeast Asia.
Deutsche Bank appoints Essence to lead multi-brand portfolio media campaigns
For the first time ever, one agency will manage the media buying for most of the portfolio of brands and products across the group, including all media and platforms online and offline, nationally, and internationally.
[eMarketer] Pandemic redefines future of banking in US
The shift by US customers from visiting banking halls to use of mobile apps during coronavirus pandemic may create a new way of banking with majority of customers saying they would maintain that habit post Covid.
SEB joins Net-Zero Banking Alliance to tackle climate change
Swedish financial group SEB has joined 42 other banks from across the world in forming the Net-Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA) to accelerate the transition of the global economy to net zero emissions by 2050.
[eMarketer] China closing the digital divide for the elderly
In November, the Chinese government urged tech companies to cater to the elderly, and China’s digital giants are now tapping into the so-called silver market.
EBRD provides €26m loan to build new wind farms in Poland
Poland is accelerating its transition from fossil fuels with the construction of two new wind farms financed by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Brand Finance identifies which brands will increase their market share in 2021
Brand Finance has created a unique model capable of forecasting sales growth as a result of long-term brand equity and brand awareness.
OKCoin announces 5X referral reward for Netherlands customers as part of continued European expansion
OKCoin, the global, regulated fiat-focused crypto asset exchange, is celebrating continued expansion in Europe in anticipation of regulatory approval from the Dutch Central Bank this year with a limited promotion for Netherlands customers.
ING publishes second progress report on climate alignment
Dutch multinational bank ING has published its second progress report on Terra, ING’s approach to steer its €600 billion lending book in line with the climate goal of the Paris Agreement.
Barclays Bank to support farmers reach carbon net zero goal through agri-tech
Barclays, a British multinational investment bank and financial services company, has announced the launch of a new campaign to drive awareness amongst consumers on the benefits of helping the food system become carbon net zero.
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