Financial Services Sector (11)
At FSTC’s heart are the world’s leading financial institutions and the technology and service providers they use. Some authors state that financial services organizations have a financial motivation to integrate sustainability into business, mostly those organizations in Europe (Cortazar, Schwartz and Salinas, 1998; Klassen and McLaughlin, 1996; Russo and Fouts, 1997).
In a recent survey, Charles Schwab replied N/A” to the question about physical risk of climate change, while Lehman Brothers stated physical risks pose a threat to the operations of all financial services firms and therefore the financial markets overall.” (Sussman and Freed, 2008, p. 10).
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That is why it is told that people who wish to make their careers in wealth management can always sustain their jobs under any circumstances. Swiss Re (2009) was one of the first companies in the financial services industry to announce that it would eliminate or compensate for all of its GHG-emission, with a goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2013. Sustainability benchmarking of European banks and financial service organizations.
Through regional activities, a comprehensive work program, training programs and research, UNEP FI carries out its mission to identify, promote, and realize the adoption of best environmental and sustainability practice at all levels of financial institution operations.