|Date joined:||27 November, 2003|
|Initiatives:||Net Zero Banking Alliance and Principles for Responsible Banking|
ANZ is one of the five largest companies in Australia and a major international banking and financial services group, which is among the top 50 banks in the world. It is also the number one bank in New Zealand following the acquisition of The National Bank of New Zealand in 2003. The organisation employs more than 30,000 people and has 1,190 points of representation around the world including Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Pacific, UK/Europe, India and the USA. It provides a full range of financial products and services to more than five million customers and has assets of AUD $259 billion.
ANZ world headquarters is located in Melbourne, where it first opened an office as the Bank of Australasia in the 1830s. ANZ’s goal is to become Australasia’s leading, most respected and fastest growing major bank.
ANZ & Sustainability / CSR
We have embarked on a truly distinctive program to be a leader in corporate responsibility and sustainable value. At the heart of our approach is a commitment to building relationships of trust, respect and integrity with all of our stakeholders over the long term. This is more than a set of words to us. It requires us to lead with action, guided by our company values in everything we do:
* Put our customers first
* Perform and grow to create value for our shareholders
* Lead and inspire each other
* Earn the trust of the community
* Breakout, be bold and have the courage to be different
Link to Annual Report 2017
Link to Sustainability Report
Information on their UNEP FI membership