Allianz Receives Gold Class in 2020 Sustainability Award 

The publication is based on Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2019 assessment results where Allianz Group achieved the top position as sector leader among all rated insurance companies. This is the third time in a row since 2017. In the results of the world’s most relevant sustainability index, Allianz ranks with 87 points well above the sector average scoring of 47 points. Since 2000, the company has been part of the DJSI which assesses environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. 
DJSI
  • Sector leader in prestigious sustainability rating (DJSI) with 87 out of 100 points.
  • Best in sector in sustainable finance, policy influence, information security, environmental reporting and sustainable insurance topics.
  • 2020 SAM’s Gold class sustainability award for being overall best in the sector globally.

The DJSI is one of the world’s most recognized sustainability ratings. The DJSI is prepared based on the RobecoSAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA). The CSA assesses a company based on its public disclosures and transparency of its sustainability approach, as well as internal and confidential data provided directly by the company. It considers a wide range of economic, environmental and social topics, such as human resources programs, executive compensation, tax policies, shareholder rights, compliance and anti-corruption programs, environmental management and performance, corporate social engagement, customer satisfaction, and many other dimensions.

 

The Allianz Group is one of the world's leading insurers and asset managers with more than 100 million retail and corporate customers in more than 70 countries. Allianz customers benefit from a broad range of personal and corporate insurance services, ranging from property, life and health insurance to assistance services to credit insurance and global business insurance. Allianz is one of the world’s largest investors, managing around 754 billion euros on behalf of its insurance customers. Furthermore, our asset managers PIMCO and Allianz Global Investors manage almost 1.7 trillion euros of third-party assets. Thanks to our systematic integration of ecological and social criteria in our business processes and investment decisions, we hold the leading position for insurers in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In 2019, over 147,000 employees achieved total revenues of 142 billion euros and an operating profit of 11.9 billion euros for the group.

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