Participation in Initiatives, Awards and Accreditation

Participation in Initiatives

The United Nations Global Compact

Since 2019 Shinsei Bank has been committed to the UN Global Compact corporate responsibility initiatives and its principles in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption.

Principles for Financial Action for the 21st Century

Shinsei Bank has signed "Principles for Financial Action for the 21st Century" to fulfill responsibilities and roles required for the formation of a sustainable society.

Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs)

In December 2019, we signed the "Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs)" (Joint initiative of UN Women and the UN Global Compact) to promote the active participation of women in society.

30% Club

30% Club is a global campaign that started in UK in 2010 to improve the gender balance at board and senior management level of corporations as it increases all-around corporate performance and promote sustainable growth for the future. 30% Club has launched in the following countries: United Kingdom, United Status, Australia, Canada, Ireland, Italy, Turkey, GCC, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Japan, South/East Africa, and Brazil.

CEO Kudo has been a member of the Club and promoted activities.

Equator Principles

In April 2020, Shinsei Bank became the seventh Japanese financial institution to adopt the Equator Principles. The Equator Principles are a framework adopted by private financial institutions to assess whether projects will be implemented with due consideration to the environment and society when financing projects involve large-scale development.

Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)

Shinsei Bank has endorsed the recommendations of TCFD (Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures).

ESG Index

MSCI

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Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index

Shinsei Bank has been selected for 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality IndexiGEIj. The GEI is a gender equality index developed by Bloomberg to evaluate corporate gender qpuality, the statue of efforts to improve the working environment, information disclosure, and performance.

Awards and Accreditation

Child-rearing support company

Shinsei Bank has been accredited as a "Child-rearing support company" by Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare.

Continuous efforts to improve IR activities

Our longstanding effort to improve IR activities has been evaluated by Japan Investor Relations Association.

Gan (Cancer) Ally Award

Our longstanding effort to improve IR activities has been evaluated by Japan Investor Relations Association.

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