In the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the most prestigious global stock exchange index for Corporate Social Responsibility, Snam obtained an overall score of 82 points
On January 2017 RobecoSAM, one of the world's most prominent sustainability rating Agencies, has confirmed Snam, with the Silver Class distinction, in its Sustainability Yearbook
In 2016 Snam has been confirmed for the third consecutive year in the CDP Italy Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI).
During 2016 Snam stock increased its presence in the main international Sustainability Indices, thas improving the Company's visibility to socially responsible investors and, more generally, the entire financial market.
Social responsible investors base their investment decisions not just on financial performance but also on ethical, social and environmental criteria.
At 31 December 2016 shares held by Investment Funds following SRI criteria in their investment decisions represent 4.8% of Snam share capital (increasing respect to 2015). Shares held by Investment Funds following SRI criteria grow up to 9.4% if compared to the total of institutional investors.
Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes
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Snam has been confirmed for the ninth consecutive year in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index by RobecoSAM, the most important global stock exchange index for Corporate Social Responsibility. This year’s results were very good: 82 points (second place, best performer 86 pt) with 93 of percentile. The company reported a notable performance in the environment area, with a score of 91 points (100 of percentile).
Established in 1999 with the aim of tracking excellent economic, social and environmental performances from companies all over the world, the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index includes 320 companies, 7 of which from Italy, on a total 2528 invited companies. Founded in 1995, RobecoSAM is an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing. As of 30 June 2017, RobecoSAM had assets under management, advice and/or license in listed and private equity of approximately USD 19.3 billion.
Summary of the scores obtained by Snam in the 2017 Assessment (it wasn't possible to compare results respect to 2016 assessment because of a change in category and the concerning weigths)
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Following the July 2016 Index Review, FTSE International has informed that Snam has been independently assessed according to the FTSE Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) methodology and it has been reconfirmed in the FTSE4Good Index Series, where the Company has been listed since 2002..
FTSE4Good was created by the FTSE Group to facilitate investments in companies that meet globally recognised corporate responsibility standards and constitutes an important reference point for the establishment of benchmarks and ethical portfolios.
Companies in the FTSE4Good Index have met stringent environmental, social and governance criteria, and are therefore potentially better positioned to capitalise on the benefits of responsible business practice.
Summary of the scores obtained by Snam, according to the FTSE ESG Ratings Methodology, compared to the previous review, is available only for 2015
|Total points||4.7 (from 4.1)|
|Governance||5.0 (from 5.0)|
|Environment||4.4 (from 3.7)|
|Social||4.7 (from 3.9)|
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In July 2015 Snam has been confirmed, for the second consecutive year, as a constituent of MSCI World ESG and MSCI ACWI ESG indexes.
MSCI is a leading provider of investment decision support tools to investor globally, including asset managers, banks, hedge funds and pension funds. MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes include companies with high ESG ratings relative to their sector peers (disclaimer).
CDP "A" List
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Following the annual presentation of the CDP Italy Climate Leadership Award & Report Launch 2016 (Milan, 25 October 2016), Snam has been confirmed for the fourth consecutive year as a top scorer company. Snam has been awarded a position on the Climate A List, CDP’s highest scoring level, which includes only 193 companies from all over the world, 9% of corporates assessed.
This acknowledgement represents an important reference for the investment decisions and for the risk assessments of Financial Community (the Institutional Investor who make reference to CDP are 832 at worldwide level and represent approximately US$ 100 trillion in assets).
CDP (formerly the “Carbon Disclosure Project”) is one of the world’s leading not-for-profit climate change organizations, assessing transparency in the disclosure of information on climate change and greenhouse gas emissions, as well as in the management of water resources. Snam’s collaboration with CDP dates back to 2007, when the company started taking part in the assessments carried out by this organization.
ET Index Research
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ET Index Research, an independent research body, which ranks the world’s largest companies according to greenhouse gas emissions and disclosure, released its annual ET Carbon Rankings on 5th December and named SNAM as an Industry Carbon Leader for 2016. SNAM wins the award for ranking top of the SICS (Sustainability Industry Classification System) Oil and Gas (Midstream) Industry. The Engaged Tracking (ET) Carbon Rankings are compiled from publicly available emissions data taken from company sustainability reports, annual reports and websites. An ET Industry Carbon Leader is defined as the most carbon efficient company within its SICS Industry publishing complete Scope 1 & 2 data, as defined by the ET Carbon Ranking methodology.
United Nations Global Compact 100
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- ECPI Global Developed ESG Best in class Equity
- ECPI EMU Ethical Equity
- ECPI Euro Ethical Equity
- ECPI Euro ESG Equity
- ECPI World ESG Equity
The certification was carried out by ECPI (now part of Mittel S.p.a., a company listed on the Milan stock exchange), a leading provider of sustainability research, ratings and indices since 1997. ECPI’s methodology consists of screening based on over 100 ESG indicators (environmental, social, governance, etc.) grouped into different macro categories (environmental strategy and management, products and production processes, stakeholder relations, Corporate Governance and compliance with international standards) to monitor more than 4,000 issuers.
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oekom research AG is one of the world's leading rating agencies in the area of sustainable investment (SRI). More than 140 financial services companies, banks and institutional investors revert to oekom sustainability research, with assets totaling more than 600 billion euros.
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In October 2016 Snam shares have been reconfirmed in the STOXX Global ESG Leaders Indices (where the Company has been listed since 2011), a group of indices based on a fully transparent selection process of the performance, in terms of sustainability, of 1,800 companies worldwide.
The ratings are calculated for three sub-areas – environmental, social and governance – and are then combined to form the overall index. The indices are managed by STOXX, the owner of some of the most important international stock indices, such as the STOXX50.
Vigeo-Eiris, a leading european expert in the assessment of the Companies in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) management, on November 2016 reconfirmed Snam in the following indices, which select the most advanced companies in the performance on environmental, social and governance issues:
- Euronext Vigeo Eiris World 120: the 120 most advanced companies from Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region
- Euronext Vigeo Eiris Europe 120: the 120 most advanced companies in Europe
- Euronext Vigeo Eiris Eurozone 120: the 120 most advanced companies in Eurozone region
Snam has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe and the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global since 20 September 2017. Snam has been also reconfirmed for inclusion in the Ethibel PIONEER and Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Registers since 01/02/2017: this selection by Forum ETHIBEL (www.forumethibel.org) indicates that the company can be qualified as a sector leader in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
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