Corporate responsibility


Sustainable finance

Sustainable finance

CaixaBank is committed to respect and protect the planet and its people. It uses its market expertise to support the most environmentally conscious projects that help prevent, mitigate and address climate change and the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Promoting green business

MicroBank, for entrepreneurs and self-employed persons, also offers ecoMicrocredits for businesses in order to finance investments or working capital for self-employed persons or microenterprises that produce or market ecological services through:

  • Organic farming
  • Ecotourism
  • Production and distribution of recycled or ecological products (ecological cosmetics, fashion)
  • Recycling, waste-treatment companies
  • Energy efficiency (insulation)
  • Renewable energy (solar panels)

As well as investments in production processes or new products or services that entail a more efficient use of resources or a reduction in environmental impacts:

  • Purchases or environmentally friendly work vehicles
  • Insulation
  • Systems to reduce the use of paper, energy
  • Waste recycling, treatment

In addition, MicroBank collaborates with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) on environmental conservation and sustainable development through its financial contributions and those of its customers to WWF projects. With the Green Account (“Cuenta Verde”), for example, it is helping reforest Doñana National Park, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Further information in EcoCaixa(in Spanish)