Nordea ranked as one of the top sustainable corporations in the world

Beslik Sasja
18-01-24 15:45 | Sustainability | Our work

This was announced just recently  in Davos during the World Economic Forum. Corporate Knights has ranked Nordea Bank AB as one of the 100 most Sustainable Corporations in the world 2018. These global 100 companies represent the top 2 % in the world on sustainability performance. Nordea is the only Nordic bank selected on  the list. 

“This is a great honour for Nordea and a clear signal that our efforts on integrating sustainability in business is widely recognized. We will continue enabling transition to a sustainable future for our customers, employees and wider society” -Sasja Beslik, Head of Group Sustainable Finance. 

The list of the 100 most sustainable corporations is selected from 5 994 publicly listed companies worldwide. The companies are evaluated on up to 17 indicators of environmental, social and governance issues. The indicators differ among industries and the evaluation is based on publicly available information.

See the full ranking here.

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