ESG awards & ratings
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield's performance in Continental Europe is regularly assessed by analysts, researchers, investors and third-party certification bodies. They provide useful analysis of the Group’s activities in Continental Europe and valuable feedback on areas where its performance can be improved. The Group is often identified as one of the most sustainable companies in the commercial real estate sector in Continental Europe.
For more detailed information about Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s ESG scores in Continental Europe, you can contact:
• the Investor Relations team: email@example.com
• or the Corporate Sustainability team: firstname.lastname@example.org
| || FTSE4Good (since 2005): |
The FTSE4Good Index series is made up of companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards. In 2017, Unibail-Rodamco was confirmed as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index series.
| || Ethibel Sustainability Index (Excellence since 2011, Pioneer since 2013): |
The 'Ethibel Sustainability Index' (ESI) indices include companies that show a better than average performance in terms of sustainable development and social responsibility in their respective sector. In 2017, Unibail-Rodamco was confirmed as a member of the Ethibel® Sustainability Indexes Excellence Europe and Excellence Global.
| || STOXX® Global ESG Leaders Index (since 2011): |
The STOXX Global ESG Leaders index is composed of the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria. Unibail-Rodamco is included in all STOXX ESG Leaders indexes and also in three specific sub-indexes STOXX ESG Social Leaders, Governance Leaders and Leaders. In 2017, Unibail-Rodamco remained a member of the STOXX® Global ESG Leaders indices for the sixth consecutive year.
| || ECPI Indices (since 2007): |
ECPI is a leading rating and index company dedicated to ESG Research (Environmental, Social and Governance). In 2017, Unibail-Rodamco has been confirmed for inclusion in the following ECPI® indices: ECPI Ethical EMU Equity, ECPI Global Eco Real Estate and Building Equity, ECPI Global Eco Real Estate & Building Liquid, ECPI World ESG Equity, ECPI Euro ESG Equity, ECPI Global Ethical Equity, ECPI EMU Ethical Equity, ECPI Euro Ethical Equity, and ECPI European Top 10 ECO Real Estate Equity.
| || Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) |
is an international body committed to assessing the sustainability performance of Real Estate portfolios (free float, listed and non-listed) around the globe. In the 2017 GRESB Survey, Unibail-Rodamco was rated ‘Green Star’ for the seventh year in a row.
| || Oekom research AG |
is one of the world’s leading rating agencies and provides the crucial head start in the segment of sustainable investments. In 2017, the Group was ranked 3rd out of 243 real estate companies rated by Oekom research. It achieved a C+ (Prime status).
| || Sustainalytics |
is a global leader in sustainability research and analysis, serving investors and financial institutions around the world. In June 2017, the Group was confirmed as industry leader in the updated Sustainalytics rating.
| || Vigeo |
is a European expert in the assessment of companies and organizations with regard to their practices and performance on environmental, social and governance ("ESG") issues. Unibail-Rodamco ranked first among the financial services - real estate sector of Vigeo Eiris 2017 ESG rating and was confirmed as of December 2017 in the Euronext Vigeo indexes: World 120, Eurozone 120, Europe 120 and France 20.
Voluntary charters and frameworks
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield supports a number of voluntary charters and frameworks, including:
The Group has been a signatory since 2004 and is committed to respecting and implementing the principles of the Global Compact in all of its activities.
The Group adheres to all of the best practice recommendations of this French charter.