Coca‑Cola HBC has the highest ratings in respected ESG rankings, including MSCI ESG, FTSE4GOOD and CDP Climate & Water.
Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI)
We were rated Europe’s most sustainable beverage company in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. This is the 6th time in 7 years that wehave been ranked Number 1 in the index and the 9th year in a row that we are among the top three Global and European beverage companies. We’ve been included in the DJSI every year since 2008 in recognition of our focus on continuously improving our sustainability performance. Launched in 1999, the DJSI is considered a global benchmark in corporate sustainability.
MSCI ESG ratings
In 2020, we received the top “AAA” rating from the MSCI ESG for the sixth year in a row.
MSCI ESG rates companies across the world based on their exposure to industry specific ESG risks and their ability to manage those risks relative to peers.
We have been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series since its set-up in 2000. In the last years, we have been rated with the highest score in the beverage industry.
The FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to identify companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance practices measured against globally recognised standards.
In 2019, we received a leadership score and an “A” rating on CDP’s Climate and Water disclosures. In the past four years (since 2016), we have been awarded with a leadership score on CDP Climate Disclosure and received an “A” rating on CDP Water Disclosure three times.
CDP’s annual environmental disclosure and scoring process are widely recognised as the gold standard of corporate environmental transparency.
A detailed and independent methodology is used by CDP to assess companies, allocating a score from A to D-, based on the comprehensiveness of disclosure, awareness and management of environmental risks and demonstration of best practices associated with environmental leadership, such as setting ambitious and meaningful targets.
Vigeo has evaluated Coca Cola HBC since 2004; In 2020 we have been ranked first in the beverage sector by Vigeo Eiris, in collaboration with Euronext. We also maintained our rating among Europe’s Top 120, as well as in the UK Top 20 Index. The Vigeo Group supplies analyses to asset managers, assessing companies' performance in sustainable development and social responsibility.
We have maintained our ISS ESG Prime status since 2016.
Originally founded in 1993 and formerly known as oekom research, ISS is one of the world’s leading ESG research and rating agencies for sustainable investments with an unsurpassed rating methodology and quality recognition.
We have been included in the Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register since 2007. Forum ETHIBEL is an independent agency that advises banks and brokers on socially responsible investments, reviewing companies worldwide on their economic, social and environmental performance. ETHIBEL looks for companies that are socially responsible entrepreneurship trendsetters in their sector and region.