HSBC Sustainability Guidebook for Treasurers: Beyond Finance

As the sustainability conversation gains in popularity across the globe, every part of a corporation - including treasury - is now expected to contribute to and help advance the organisation's overall corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy.

As HSBC explore in this supplement, there are many ways in which corporate treasurers can positively influence the sustainability goals of their firms - in particular by focusing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives.

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Foreword - Building a Sustainable Treasury Function: Time for Action

There are many ways in which corporate treasurers can positively influence the sustainability goals of their firms – in particular by focusing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) objectives.


The Rise of ESG: Business Drivers and Treasury Imperatives

Away from standards and regulations, demographics and shifting societal expectations are also driving the ESG agenda.


Environmental, Social and Governance: The Bigger Picture

How do global consumer expect business to operate in order to address ESG issues? Discover the bigger picture - including what HSBC is doing - with this infographic.


Sustainability in Treasury: A View Beyond Financing

Recent advances in technology mean that treasuries now have numerous opportunities for making a positive environmental contribution to their corporations’ sustainability strategy.


Wellbeing in Treasury: More Than a Healthier Balance Sheet

The concept of wellbeing is shifting towards a more inclusive definition that touches on several aspects of the employee’s life: from physical health through to mental and emotional health.


Key Takeaways: Making ESG Part of Treasury’s DNA

Many projects can leverage sustainable financing, if approached through a green lens.


Smart Cities: Convergence and collaboration to build communities of the future

A ‘smart city’ is a city where governments are working to deploy advanced technology to achieve a step change in efficiency with consequent benefits for all citizens.