Millennium bcp joins the FTSE4GOOD index
Millennium bcp has been included in the FTSE4Good (1), a leading index comprising companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social Governance practices. The index evaluates corporate practices in terms of environmental, social and governance aspects, classifying them according to their conformity with the most demanding criteria for sustainability and corporate social responsibility.
The inclusion of Millennium bcp in this ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) index is recognition of the commitment we have made to the future, as well as the differentiating results we have been achieving through the responsible development of our activity.
These evaluations, which place Millennium bcp in a select group of companies with the best record in terms of their sustainability and corporate social responsibility policies, serve as a vital incentive to strengthen further our responsible business practices, which focus on customer service and creating value for our shareholders. At the same time these policies improve the daily life of our employees and help contribute to the development of the countries where we operate.
As the largest listed financial group in Portugal, Millennium bcp contributes directly to the consolidation of sustainable development, and therefore has an additional responsibility as to the way in which it develops its activity and communicates with its stakeholders.
In this context, and with the intention of positively influencing the company’s value proposal over the longer term, guaranteeing its financial equilibrium, the well-being of its employees and the local communities, as well as preserving natural resources and the environment are all essential aspects of the sustainability policies adopted by the Millennium bcp Group.
(1) FTSE4Good Index
The FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
FTSE ESG Ratings
FTSE ESG Ratings provide a multi-dimensional measure of environmental, social and governance exposure and practice. It provides the investment community with a tool for portfolio design and management to investigate ESG criteria, or as a framework for corporate engagement and stewardship.
2016 - Millennium returns to ECPI sustainability index
2015 - Millennium confirmed in Sustainability index
2013 - Millennium bcp integrates new sustainability index