Santander CIB is Santander’s global division that supports corporate and institutional clients, offering tailored services and value-added wholesale products suited to their complexity and sophistication, as well as to responsible banking standards that contribute to the progress of society.
With governments placing ever-increasing importance on the Paris agreement and the UNs SDGs, ECAs have a critical role to play in the realisation of this. We catch up with underwriters and sustainability heads to understand how they are creating new policies and products to match. Can we create an export credit system that promotes positive climate measures and reject projects with a negative profile? How do we reward this? What incentives are ECAs employing?