About Us Corporate Responsibility

Corporate Responsibility

We believe that a responsible approach to business is a key factor determining our long-term success. We have a broad understanding of our duties as a financial services provider, member of society and employer. Our approach also reflects our commitment to protecting the environment.

The following key figures reflect of our diverse activities in the area of corporate responsibility in 2016:

Banking

Credit Suisse is aware of its responsibility as a globally active financial services company. Our greatest responsibility is ensuring that we manage our company successfully, to the benefit of our clients, shareholders and employees, but also of society as a whole.

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89

of our private clients in Switzerland are satisfied with our services

19684

milion Swiss francs is the amount of assets invested
according to sustainability criteria

Economy & Society

We create value for our clients and shareholders worldwide, make an important contribution to the functioning of the economy through our banking activities and play a constructive role in society. Credit Suisse and its employees have also been working with selected partner organizations around the world for many years to help address social challenges and improve the living standards of disadvantaged people.

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159

billion Swiss francs is Credit Suisse’s volume of outstanding loans in Switzerland at end-2016

18554

of our employees around the world volunteered their time to help charitable causes

Employer

Our long-term success depends on our ability to inspire trust and achieve client satisfaction. It is therefore essential for Credit Suisse to attract, develop and retain qualified, responsible and motivated employees who can help us achieve these goals. We offer interesting lines of work, progressive employment conditions and wide-ranging training and development opportunities.

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1390

graduates benefited from a structural educational program

70600

classroom-delivered training days

Environment

We take environmental impacts into account when conducting our business by developing sustainable products and services and addressing sustainability issues when managing risks. The implementation of various operational measures enables us to improve our environmental performance.

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8700

hours of training on environmental management and health and safety were provided

190

thousand hours of desktop videoconferencing were used, helping to reduce our CO2 emissions