Sustainability ratings measure a company's ESG (environmental, social and corporate governance) performance and determine its presence in the sustainability indices. Continued presence and ranking in these sustainability indices thus depend on the demonstration of constant progress in a company's sustainability and have an influence on the eligibility of companies in the investment portfolios.
BBVA have a presence on the following international sustainability indices:
Moreover, since 2014, BBVA has been part of the investment universe of Triodos Investment Management, the Triodos Group subsidiary that manages socially responsible mutual funds. It is the only Spanish Bank on this list.
Find out more about sustainability ratings in the BBVA in 2015 report.