In our Ethical Policy, we committed to helping develop
co-operatives and social enterprises. The Hive is a new
£1 million business support programme for this dynamic sector. Watch the video and find out more below.
We have returned to ethical campaigning with leading domestic violence charity Refuge, highlighting the issue of financial abuse in intimate relationships.
In 2015 we sourced 99% of our electricity from renewable sources. Find out how we achieved this and read all about our history of supporting green energy.
Find out how the Co-operative Bank has achieved ‘beyond carbon neutral status’ for the last nine years, offsetting well over 100,000 tonnes of carbon in the process.
Over half of our business deposits come from co-operatives, charities and social enterprises. Find out more about this big, vibrant sector of the economy and how we are supporting it.
Our 2018 Values and Ethics Report sets out how we are embedding values and ethics throughout our business and addressing key sustainability issues. The report is structured around the five pillars of our expanded Ethical Policy.