Everyday ESG in Commercial Banking: Tips for Financial Institutions and Their Clients

Commercial clients increasingly demand that FIs offer ESG solutions. 

March 28, 2023 – Businesses and financial institutions (FIs) increasingly want to demonstrate their commitment to ESG standards. While ESG originated as a risk assessment model within capital markets, it is increasingly viewed as a set of institutional behaviors that align with regulations, nongovernmental frameworks, and investor/consumer preferences. Aite-Novarica Group research suggests that 68% of commercial clients are interested in having their FI help them define and achieve ESG goals.

This Impact Report assesses existing go-to-market ESG solutions for FIs and their commercial clients based on conversations with bankers and ESG professionals, research of the vendor landscape, and the author’s extensive knowledge of the market.

Clients of Aite-Novarica Group’s Commercial Banking & Payments service can download this report and the corresponding charts.

This report mentions ADP, Amalgamated Bank, Aspiration, BNY Mellon, CarbonPay, DailyPay, Fiserv Inc., McDonalds, Payactiv, Target, TD Bank, U.S. Bank, Visa, and Walmart.

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