VE Releases New Study on Emerging Risks in the European Insurance Sector
Within our assessments of the insurance sector, Vigeo Eiris analyses how these companies factor emerging risks into their service offering. This Sustainability-Focus provides an overview of the European landscape.
Gender diversity in the workplace: baby steps but miles to go!
Public debate around gender equality has been enjoying a new boom over the past years. Indeed, stakeholders have enhanced their expectation regarding companies’ ability to prevent gender discrimination and promote gender equality.
Social Dialogue: a corporate social responsibility ‘blind spot’
Vigeo Eiris reviews the commitments and mechanisms that listed companies put in place to ensure effective social dialogue: one of the least developed themes addressed by companies in their social responsibility indicators and reporting.
‘How do corporations report on the management and impact of restructuring?’
This study aims at assessing the engagement and performance of almost 4,000 companies rated by Vigeo Eiris in the 'responsible management of restructuring' domain, focusing on the commitments adopted by companies, the inclusion of employee representatives in the decision making process, the choice of measures put in place and stakeholder feedback on outcomes.
‘To what extent do companies report on their tax payments?’
Only a small minority of listed companies report comprehensively on their tax payments, providing a country-by-country breakdown and information on their number of employees, operational activities, turnover and profits.