FOUNDED in 1937, Chilean banking group Bci acts as an agent of change, continuously seeking to simplify clients’ lives with innovative financial services that contribute to regional socio-economic development. In April 2022, Bci became the first Chilean bank to sign the UN Principles for Responsible Banking. Bci issued $114m in green bonds in 2020 and has reduced its carbon footprint by 42 percent over the past five years. It promotes financial inclusion via digital accounts designed for SMEs or teens. The BV jury presents Bci with the 2022 Most Responsible Bank (Chile) award.