V.E releases updated data from COVID-19 Controversies

The effects of COVID-19 have provided an unprecedented stress test of corporate social responsibility. As the pandemic has evolved, our teams have been monitoring companies to assess their exposure to ESG controversies.

Navigating Transition Finance

Transition Finance represents the need for brown sectors to shift towards a more sustainable business model and to make long-term changes. It embraces a wide range of environmental and social goals typically embodied by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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.
2020-07-27T11:45:23+01:00Sustainability Focus|

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+01:00Sustainability 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+01:00Sustainability 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+01:00Sustainability 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+01:00Sustainability 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+01:00Sustainability Focus|