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.

Vigeo Eiris Launches Enhanced Second-Party Opinion Service for Sustainable Bonds

Enhanced service will enable more impactful communications by issuers and provide increased transparency for investors on expected sustainability impact.

Towards Resilience, German corporates push for a green stimulus

A paper written by IMUG, a Vigeo Eiris exclusive partner

Human Capital: a key asset not yet fully appreciated by the financial industry

This paper aims to assess 792 financial companies rated by Vigeo Eiris on their ability to enhance opportunities and limit risks in relation to their human capital.
2019-12-10T17:28:20+02:00Sustainability Focus|

From goodwill to eradication, how are companies tackling child labour in the supply chain?

On the International Day Against Child Labour, Vigeo Eiris publishes this sustainability focus assessing companies’ performances and abilities to tackle child labour in their supply chain.
2019-07-02T01:17:10+02:00Sustainability Focus|

Protection of biodiversity: Companies need to take action as scores remain quite limited

On the International Day for Biological Diversity, Vigeo Eiris publishes the list of its 18 Top Performing companies on the criteria “Commitment to prevent risks of endangering biodiversity”
2019-07-02T01:17:25+02:00Sustainability Focus|

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.
2019-07-02T01:17:41+02:00Sustainability Focus|

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.
2018-06-12T16:08:36+02:00Sustainability Focus|

‘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.
2019-07-02T01:19:57+02:00Sustainability Focus|

‘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.
2017-11-13T13:31:48+02:00Sustainability Focus|