Sustainability indices

Sustainability indices

In the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the most prestigious global stock exchange index for Corporate Social Responsibility, Snam obtained an overall score of 78 points


In 2018 Snam has been awarded a position on the Climate change A- List, obtaining one of the highest scores overall


On December 2018 Snam has been reconfirmed in the FTSE4Good Index Series, where the Company has been listed since 2002

Once again, in 2018, Snam’s stock was listed in the major international SRI stock 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 2018 shares held by Investment Funds following SRI criteria in their investment decisions represent 4.4% of Snam share capital (in line with previous years results).  Shares held by Investment Funds following SRI criteria  grow up to 9.7% if compared to the total of institutional investors.


  2016 2017 2018
SRI (%)  4.8 4.3  4.4



Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

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In September 2018, Snam was confirmed for the tenth consecutive year by RobecoSAM in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the most important global stock market valuation index of corporate social responsibility. This year's results, 78 points, put the company in second place, after the best performer (85 pt); in particular, Snam distinguished itself for an excellent performance in the economic area, in which it obtained the first place in its sector with 77 points.
The Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, set up with the aim of tracking excellent economic, social and environmental performances from companies all over the world, includes 317 companies, 11 of which from Italy, on a total of 2492 invited companies. RobecoSAM, founded in 1995, is an asset management company dedicated exclusively to Sustainability Investing. It manages assets worth approximately $ 19.5 billion (as of June 30, 2018).

Summary of the scores obtained by Snam in the 2018 Assessment compared to those obtained in 2017 (between brackets)

Total points 78 (82)
Economic Dimension 77 (79)
Environmental Dimension 80 (91)
Social Dimension 79 (80)



Read more: http://www.ftse.com/

Following the December 2018 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  

Total points 3.8
Governance 4.6
Environment 3
Social 4


Read more: http://www.msci.com/ 

Snam has been confirmed, for the fourth 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).


Risultati immagini per cdp disclosure

Read more: http://www.cdp.net/

Snam is amongst the companies worldwide that has been recognized by CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) for their commitment in the fight against climate change. The company was included in the 2018 "Climate Change A-List", obtaining one of the highest scores overall.

The results, that testify Snam's global leadership in decarbonisation, have been presented  on CDP's website.

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

CDP driving sustainable economies


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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

UN Global Compact

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Snam has been selected for inclusion in the United Nations Global Compact 100 (“GC 100”), a global stock index developed and released by the UN Global Compact in partnership with the research firm Sustainalytics. The index lists the 100 companies which globally outstand for executive leadership commitment and consistent baseline profitability, as well as their adherence to the Global Compact’s ten principles, on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption issues. 


Read more: http://www.ecpigroup.com/

Snam is included in five of the most important ECPI Ethical indexes. Since the 2008, Snam has been included in the following ECPI Ethical Indexes:
  1. ECPI Global Developed ESG Best in class Equity
  2. ECPI EMU Ethical Equity
  3. ECPI Euro Ethical Equity
  4. ECPI Euro ESG Equity
  5. 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.

 > Download the Ethical Index Constituent Certificate (54 kb)


Oekom research

In 2018, oekom research confirmed Snam as “PRIME” status (rating B-), which includes Companies leader in their industrial sector for the Corporate Social Responsibility issues.

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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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, in 2019 reconfirmed  Snam in the following indices, which select the most advanced companies  in the performance on environmental, social and governance issues:


  • 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 



Ethibel Europe

Ethibel global

Ethibel Europe



Snam  has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe  and the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global. 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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