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NEWS : GRI certification

We are proud to announce that our colleague Inès Kharroubi has obtained her GRI certification.

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GRI certification

July 2023

We are proud to announce that our colleague Inès Kharroubi has obtained her GRI certification. The GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) provides the most widely used reporting standards in the world. As such, Inès is formally qualified to assist our ESG teams in complying with the GRI G4 guidelines, ensuring accurate and transparent sustainable development reports.

Spuerkeess receives the Randstad Employer Brand Research 2023 award

Juni 2023

We are proud to announce that Spuerkeess has won the 2023 Randstad Employer Brand Research award. 1500 participants aged 18 to 65 years old deem that Spuerkeess is the best employer in the country.  

Spuerkeess joins Greenworlder's Partner Program

Juni 2023

Spuerkeess joins Greenworlder's Partner Program, thus enabling the launch of a new social media platform for sustainability experts and lovers. The objective of the start-up is to bring together like-minded people from across the world by offering a space for discussion. 

Spuerkeess and Uni.lu launch partnership on Decentralised Finance

December 2022

The partnership represents a deep dive into innovative financial technology (FinTech) in a way that no other bank in Luxembourg has committed to at this time. 

“Spuerkeess contributes to practical research and invests in a technology that is redefining the world of finance. We do so, by studying and experimenting with practical use cases for our Bank and the Financial Centre," states Françoise Thoma, Chief Executive Officer of Spuerkeess. 

Third Anniversary: Principles for Responsible Banking

September 2022

Principles for responsible banking: 3 years already! As a member of this global community, we are leading the way in integrating sustainability into all our banking activities to ensure a positive contribution for people and the planet. Today marks the third anniversary of these principles and we are proud to have been part of the initiative from the start. Our efforts demonstrate our commitment to our responsible banking strategy and practices, in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate Agreement. Join us in celebrating this important occasion and watch the video of our CEO Françoise Thoma and our Head of Sustainability Rodolphe Belli, who talk about our actions.

Spuerkeess joins the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF)

September 2022

The PCAF enables us to align with a standard for reporting greenhouse gas emissions associated with loans or investments. Thus, Spuerkeess is committed to publishing greenhouse gas emissions of its credit portfolio by the end of 2023 at the latest.

Spuerkeess wins "Sustainable Finance Awards 2022"

June 2022

We are proud to have been voted "Best Bank for Sustainable Finance in Luxembourg 2022" by renowned magazine "Global Finance". The award was received by our Senior Vice President Rudi Belli on behalf of Spuerkeess.

Spuerkeess joins "Net-Zero Banking Alliance"

October 2021

Spuerkeess is the first Luxembourg bank to join the Net-Zero Banking Alliance (NZBA) of the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative ( UNEP-FI). The common goal of the banking alliance is to to align loan and investment portfolios to reach net zero emissions by 2050 or earlier.