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.
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.
Code of Conduct for suppliers
SEK applies the ten principles of the UN Global Compact, which includes standards governing anti-corruption, human rights, labor and environment. Our Code of Conduct for Suppliers outlines our expectations for all our suppliers, also including any approved subcontractors used by the supplier.
Diversity and equality
SEK aims to be an attractive employer, where equality and diversity are natural elements in the workplace.
SEK works to reduce the environmental impact of our own operations and the business we finance.
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.
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.
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.