Sustainability Honors and Recognition

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Environment
  • Selected to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s climate change “A List” and Supplier Engagement Leaderboard, becoming the first company in Taiwan’s financial sector to receive both honors
  • Leads all Taiwan-invested banks in outstanding loans for offshore wind projects, has market share of 30%
  • Taiwan’s biggest insurer of green energy projects; ranks No. 1 in market share for solar power and wind power insurance
  • Taiwan’s first asset management company to issue both active and passive sustainable development-themed funds
  • First Taiwan-invested bank to introduce sustainability-linked loans
  • Greenhouse gas emissions generated in 2020 down 8.4% from 2019; emissions intensity per person down 4.1%
  • Low-carbon investment and green loans combine to avoid 817,193 metric tons CO2e
Social
  • Only domestic private bank to be rated as an outstanding Elder Care Trust provider by the Financial Supervisory Commission for 3 straight years
  • Honored for Outstanding Crisis Leadership in Health Care by Global Finance for its handling of the coronavirus outbreak
  • Taiwan’s biggest agriculture, aquaculture insurer, underwriting more than 80% of Taiwan’s agriculture, aquaculture insurance
  • Ranked No. 1 among banks in Taiwan, in top 10 among banks in Asia for the most women employees as a percentage of the total staff and percentage of recent graduate hires that are women in Asiamoney’s “Leaders for Women Survey”
  • 1.33 million job opportunities, NT$677.5 billion in wages created by downstream investment and loans
  • Company volunteer services contributed NT$25.27 million in value to society
Governance
  • Named as a constituent of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) World Index for 4th consecutive year and of the DJSI Emerging Markets Index for 5th consecutive year
  • Chosen as a constituent of the MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes for 5th consecutive year and received an “AA” MSCI ESG rating in the Life & Health Insurance category, ranking in the top 17% of companies in the category
  • Ranked 1st in Sustainalytics ESG risk ratings in the insurance industry and ranked in the top 3% among all global companies surveyed
  • The first company in Taiwan’s financial sector to become a World Economic Forum (WEF) partner
  • Led all financial holding companies in profitability based on earnings per share for 12th straight year in 2020, with EPS of NT$8.54
  • Taiwan’s second biggest financial holding company with NT$9.2 trillion in assets, more than 10 million customers
  • Had net income of NT$90.27 billion in 2020, up 54% from 2019
  • Selected to the Fortune Global 500 for 3rd consecutive year