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Committed to responsibility

Committed to responsibility

BNP Paribas Cardif is an engaged insurer whose responsibility is based upon four focus areas.  These are in line with the BNP Paribas Group policy: 



- Active contribution to economic development and financing of the real economy, with €339 billion investments.

- 98% of assets in our General Fund subject to Environmental, Social and Governance criteria.

- Discover our responsible investment strategy and the report pursuant to Article 173 (French Energy Transition and Green Growth law)

- Green investment including Green Bond (1) totalling €1,7 millions


- A human resource policy promoting diversity and gender equality: staff spanning 80 nationalities across 35 countries. 50% women members of Executive Committees and 50% Boards of Directors.

- 100% of staff trained on ethical issues and data protection.

- 80% of employees dealing with human rights issues received a traning in 2018.

- Over 300 managers trained in 2018 to identify psychosocial risk.


- Providing easy to understand customer documents: Over 10,000 letters and contracts revised to use B1 language.

- Skills volunteering programmes to support education, entrepreneurial and solidarity initiatives: more than 3 400 beneficiaries worldwild.

- Positive contribution of our investments to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals created by the United Nations


- €3,7 billion euros in green investments at end 2019 

- Signature of the Montreal Carbon Pledge (2) and carbone footprint calculated using Vigeo methodology : 127 tonnes C02 / €m at end of december 2018

- Energy charter for company buildings signed in 2013, 60% of BNP Paribas Cardif buildings have been certified to HQE (3) or BREEAM (3) standards.

- 22% decrease in our global energy consumption compared to 2011, data measured by an independant body. 

- BNP Paribas Cardif signed the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI ) in 2016. The transparency principle requires the annual completion of a questionnaire. The report is avalaible here.


Click below to read our Corporate Social Responsability report and the report pursuant to Article 173 (French Energy Transition and Green Growth law) :



(1) A Green Bond is a bond issued with the aim of financing a specific project with high environmental added value
 Montreal Carbon Pledge: an initiative launched in 2014 ahead of the Paris Climate Conference to encourage a reduction in the carbon footprint of investments.
(3) HQE, BREEAM: environmental certifications for buildings.