Policies and guidelines

Policies and guidelines

Our policies and guidelines set the requirements and expectations that we have of our counterparties and ourselves.

SEK is against all forms of corrupt behavior. We support and comply with international initiatives that combat corruption and other financial crimes. SEK is a member of Transparency International Business Group.

View our Anti-corruption Policy

Human rights and labour conditions
SEK supports the UN’s framework on businesses and human rights and imposes requirements on exporters to respect human rights.

View our Policy on Human Rights and Labour Conditions

Money laundering and the funding of terrorism
SEK has an obligation to close channels used by money launderers and to protect the company from being used for money laundering and the funding of terrorism.

Sustainable financing
SEK evaluates business ethics, social and environmental aspects associated with our financing. We follow the terms in the OECD Common Approaches and the Equator Principles when funding major projects.

View our Policy on Sustainable Financing

OECD Common Approaches

Equator Principles

Business ethics
Business must be conducted ethically and transparently. Our code of conduct provides us with ethical guidance. We are proactive in combatting corruption and other financial crime.

View our Business Ethics Policy

Diversity and equality
SEK aims to be an attractive employer, where equality and diversity are natural elements in the workplace.

View our Policy on Diversity and Equality

SEK works to reduce the environmental impact of our own operations and the business we finance.

View our Environmental Policy