Climate & Environment

Climate change is a global challenge that affects us all. It poses major environmental, economic and societal risks but also new business opportunities going forward. We want to help the societal transition towards a net zero carbon economy by providing financial offerings that have a positive impact on climate change and the environment.

Financing a greener economy by


Integrating climate considerations into our core business

Facilitating green bonds


Issuing green bonds


Investing in green bonds

Danske Bank has signed TCFD

As part of facilitating the transition to a low carbon economy, Danske Bank is committed to supporting the recommendations of Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
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Sustainable finance

In Danske Bank, we want to support inclusive economic growth and the transition to a low-carbon economy. We are fully committed to support the market for sustainable bonds, and green and sustainability-linked loans, by providing expertise and advice to issuers and investors.
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Investing in green bonds

Since 2015, we have invested DKK 7 billion in green bonds issued for large renewable energy projects and climate protection in Northern Europe.

Carbon footprint measurements on selected Danske Invest funds

As signatory to the UN initiative "The Montreal Carbon Pledge", we are committed to measuring and publishing the carbon footprint of a selected range of our funds.

Our position on climate change

Our Position Statements clarify our viewpoint on core sustainability themes and outline our expectations to companies we actively invest in and lend to within various sectors. 

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Our Climate strategy

We have been working to reduce our negative impact on the environment for many years. We developed our first climate strategy in 2007, and we update it regularly. 

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Societal Impact

We want to play an active role and make a positive impact in society by driving sustainable progress and using our expertise to make a positive difference.
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Our Approach

Read more about our Societal Impact strategy, related policies and governance, position statements and the international initiatives and standards we support.
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Sustainable Business

Integrating sustainability in the way we do business is fundamental to drive sustainable progress and positive impact in society.
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