Lending and Investment

Scotiabank evaluates environmental factors as part of its lending and investment decisions; adheres to environmental risk management policies in lending and investment activities; and provides financing support to various renewable energy sector clients and environmentally innovative projects. At the same time, the Bank incorporates environmental and social standards in international project financing through adoption of the Equator Principles.

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"The fastest growing sectors are those involved in improving environmental outcomes and energy efficiency."


- Warren Jestin, Senior Vice-President & Chief Economist