It costs11,500 billion U.S. dollars to achieve all the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) according to the UN.
Let us assume that an investor wants to invest his money sustainably and at the same time generate a return of course. He is considering investing part of his money in Telekom shares. How can he find out whether an investment in the T-share is also a good idea from a sustainability point of view?
Sustainability indicesand special ratings and rankings provide valuable information. They are compiled by analysts who evaluate the sustainability performance of companies. The T-Shares were also listed once again in key sustainability indices in 2019 and achieved good positions in rankings and ratings. Here are some examples:
The rating agency oekom has singled us out for the past ten years now as the world’s best telecommunications company in terms of ecological and social performance.
In 2019, 8,000 companies were reviewed, and we once again qualified for the list of companies that report their CO2 emissions extremely transparently (A list) in the prominent CDP international climate protection ranking.
In 2019, the T-Shares were listed for the fifth year in a row in the renowned Dow Jones sustainability indices “DJSI Europe” and “DJSI World”.
In 2013, the UN Global Compact launched the UN Global Compact Index 100 together with the rating agency Sustainalytics. The T-Shares have been listed there from the beginning.
FTSE4Good is a group of share indices that analyze the sustainability performance of companies. We have been listed in this renowned index for many years.
The Vigeo Eiris rating agency from France added us to its Euronext indices in 2019. The indices identify especially good sustainability performance by companies.
THE FINANCIAL YEAR 2019
In addition to the CR report, Telekom's current annual report also provides detailed information on our sustainability progress and long-term strategies. Find more information in our non-financial declaration.
Sustainably: We invest our employees' retirement assets in accordance with our sustainability principles. We also take ESG criteria into account and follow the exclusion list of the Norwegian pension fund. We do this because we know that with sustainable investments we do not just generate a return for our employees, but also for our planet.