Strength in numbers
Co-operative Financial Services (CFS) was formed in 2002 to bring The Co-operative Bank and Co-operative Insurance Society (CIS) under common leadership. With more than seven million customers and over £33.5 billion of assets, CFS is one of the larger financial services organisations in the UK. Moreover, with its firm base in co-operative values, CFS will seek not only to provide customers with a comprehensive, convenient and co-operative financial services offering; it will also seek to maintain and build upon its reputation as being amongst the most socially responsible businesses in the world.
CFS - year one
In this, Co-operative Financial Services' first Sustainability Report, a 'warts and all' account is provided of the degree to which value has been delivered to a range of Partners in a socially responsible and ecologically sustainable manner. A more detailed description of CFS' approach to sustainable development is described here.
Assurance on the data and commentary detailed within this Report is provided by justassurance, in accordance with the AA1000 Assurance Standard. Follow this link for the auditors' assurance statement