MSCI Inc. is a leading provider of global benchmark indexes. MSCI ESG Ratings is designed to identify ESG risks or opportunities for institutional investors that may not be captured through conventional financial analysis. Research, ratings and analysis of corporate management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors provides institutional investors with the tools to integrate ESG analysis into their investment decision making process.
In 2016, Generali has been upgraded to 'AA' rating from 'A'.
Oekom research AG, one of the world's leading rating agencies based in Germany, has assigned to Generali an overall grade of C with “Prime” status. Consequently, Generali’ bonds and shares are qualify for investments which take ESG (environmental, social and governance) considerations into account.
Generali has been reconfirmed for inclusion in the Ethibel PIONEER and Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Registers since 28 June 2016. This selection by Forum ETHIBEL indicates that the company can be qualified as a sector leader in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility.