ESG Integration

Check out how we integrate environmental, social and governance factors across our business, to make sure we manage our activities effectively, ethically and sustainably.

SRI ratings and ethical indexes

The Group's environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance is evaluated by various organisations, including rating agencies serving the research needs of the socially responsible investment (SRI) market.

2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
AXA Score Sector Average AXA Score Sector Average AXA Score Sector Average AXA Score Sector Average AXA Score Sector Average
Economic & Governance 88% 42% 80% 49% 77% 48% 82% 54% 87% 61%
Social 88% 33% 85% 41% 81% 38% 85% 41% 80% 41%
Environment 85% 39% 90% 51% 80% 41% 92% 44% 88% 46%
General Score 88% 39% 83% 47% 79% 43% 85% 47% 85% 50%
Percentile ranking 99th 97th 95th 99th 95th
Inclusion in DJSI Europe Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Inclusion in DJSI World Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
General rating AAA AAA AAA AAA AAA AAA

2019 2018 2017 2016 2014 2012 2010
AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating AXA Score AXA Rating
Human Resources 60 N/A 67 N/A N/A N/A 64 ++ 58 ++ 53 + 51 +
Human rights 65 N/A 65 N/A N/A N/A 61 ++ 57 + 52 + 55 +
Community involvement 74 N/A 72 N/A N/A N/A 79 ++ 71 ++ 44 + 42 +
Environment 85 N/A 82 N/A N/A N/A 81 ++ 74 ++ 65 + 57 +
Business behaviour 62 N/A 62 N/A N/A N/A 63 ++ 57 + 53 + 55 +
Corporate governance 67 N/A 69 N/A N/A N/A 64 + 60 = 49 = 56 =
Inclusion in Euronext Vigeo - World 120 index Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No N/A
Inclusion in Euronext Vigeo -Europe 120 index Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Inclusion in Euronext Vigeo -Eurozone 120 index Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Inclusion in Euronext Vigeo -France 20 index Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Inclusion in Ethibel Sustainability indices Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ranking in sector 1/49 1/49 N/A 1/42 1/37 N/A N/A
General score 69 70 N/A 68
Definition of ratings: --: least developed businesses in the sector; -: businesses lower than average for the sector; =: businesses in line with average for the sector; +: active businesses; ++: sector's most committed businesses * Vigeo Eiris does not freely provide ratings since 2011

2019 2018 2017 2016 2014 2013 2012
General Score 4.3 4.6 4.0 3.8 3.1 3.7 3.7
Environment 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Social 4.7 5 4.3 4.7 2.8 2 2
Governance 3.7 4.2 3.4 2.6 2.6 4 4
Inclusion in FTSE4GOOD index Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
* No ratings prior to 2012

Dimensions 2019 Score 2018 Score
Environmental 1 1
Social 1 1

2018 2017 2016 2013 2012 2009 2007 2006
AXA rating C+ "Prime" C+ "Prime" C "Prime" C "Prime" C "Prime" C+ "Prime" C "Prime" C "Prime"
Social rating C+ C+ C "medium" C "medium" C "medium" C+ C "medium" C "medium"
Environmental rating C+ C+ C "medium" C+ C "medium" C+ C "medium" C "medium"

2018 2017
Rating AAA AA
Rank 1 2