Our Group’s commitment to sustainability has received recognition at the global level from several leading organizations and indices.
For the fifth consecutive year, Fiat S.p.A. was selected by RobecoSAM AG (the specialists in sustainability investing) for inclusion in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) World and Europe which only admit companies judged best-in-class in terms of economic, environmental and social performance. The Group received a score of 89/100 compared with an overall average of 61/100 for companies evaluated in the Automobiles sector.
In addition, for the second consecutive year, the Group was recognized as the undisputed leader in Italy for its commitment to addressing climate change. On the basis of performance and transparency in disclosure, the Group was named the leader in the CDP Italy 100 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) and Climate Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) for 2013. Fiat received the highest score overall for transparency in disclosure (99/100) and the maximum score (A) for its commitment toward reducing carbon emissions.
During the year, Fiat Group’s position was also confirmed in the Euronext Vigeo Europe 120 and the Euronext Vigeo Eurozone 120 indices, both established in collaboration with NYSE Euronext, which include the top ESG performers based on an analysis of approximately 330 indicators.
The Group is also a member of several other major sustainability indices, including: ESI Excellence Europe, STOXX Global ESG Leaders, STOXX Global ESG Environmental Leaders, STOXX Global ESG Social Leaders, STOXX Global ESG Governance Leaders, ECPI Euro Ethical Equity, ECPI EMU Ethical Equity, ECPI Global Developed ESG Best in Class Equity, FTSE ECPI Italia SRI Benchmark and FTSE ECPI Italia SRI Leaders. In 2013, the Group also entered the Parks GLBT Diversity Index.