Latin America & Caribbean
|Date joined:||3 September, 2019|
|Initiatives:||Principles for Responsible Banking|
Founding Signatory to the Principles for Responsible Banking
Banco Popular is the leading private financial institution in the Dominican Republic, setting trends in the country’s digital banking fields and offering responsible financing opportunities that reflect it’s sustainability strategy.
Summary of sustainability strategy
The bank is committed to serving the financial needs of its customers and stakeholders in a way that contributes to social, environmental and economic progress. This way, it is able to facilitate and finance the Dominican society’s shift towards sustainability.
Why did the bank join UNEP FI as a member?
The bank has chosen to join this global alliance in order to publicly demonstrate its commitment to creating a more viable future through the financing of sustainable initiatives and products, as part of our responsible business strategy.
“As the largest private bank in the Dominican Republic, we feel it is our duty to play a prominent role in creating a more sustainable world, especially here at home. As part of our Corporate Culture, we want to serve our customers, employees, shareholders and community in a way that contributes to social, environmental and economic progress,” Mr. Christopher Paniagua, Executive President, Banco Popular Dominicano