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Nasdaq launches its ESG Data Hub including data sets from Equileap

29/06/2021 · Product Launch

  • The Nasdaq ESG Data Hub will connect investors with expert-led ESG data sets including diversity, carbon emissions and green bonds
  • Equileap datasets look at the full scope of gender equality in the workplace, from the boardroom to the supply chain

Revealed: The top 100 gender-equal companies around the world

04/03/2021 · Equileap Report

  • Norwegian bank DNB ranks number one globally, followed by Mirvac (Australia), WPP (UK), L’Oreal (France) and General Motors (U.S.)
  • Only 15 companies globally have closed their gender pay gap
  • 5 out of 10 companies globally published an anti-sexual harassment policy

GPIF, the largest investor globally, now allocates USD2.9 billion to gender equality

18/12/2020 · Product Launch

  • New Morningstar index weights constituents based on 19 gender equality criteria provided by Equileap
  • Morningstar dedicated website here
  • GPIF press release available here

Fewer female Chairs of the board (21) than male Chairs
called John (23) in the S&P 500 companies

08/12/2020 · Equileap Report

  • Only 8% of all Chair, CEO and CFO positions at S&P 500 companies are occupied by women
  • 91% of companies do not publish their gender pay gap
  • 213 of the S&P 500 companies offer two weeks or more of paid maternity carer leave

Only 12% of Dutch companies publish their gender pay gap

10/07/2020 · Equileap Report

  • The best performing company in the Netherlands is KPN
  • Gender balance across all leadership levels locally is low, with, for instance, an average of 14% women on executive teams
  • 88% of Dutch companies do not publish gender-segregated pay information

France outperforms Germany on gender equality

04/03/2020 · Equileap Report

  • Top countries for gender equality in Europe are France (average score of 52%), Sweden (49%), Spain (46%) and Germany (44%)
  • German listed companies underperform French ones on all criteria except for flexible work options
  • Only 3 in 10 European companies publish their gender pay gap

Kenya performs as well as Canada and the United States on gender equality

13/11/2019 · Equileap Report

  • Standard Chartered Kenya would also rank within the Top 50 companies globally
  • No company achieves gender balance at all levels
  • One-third of companies have at least one corporate social responsibility project targeting women or girls

Equileap announces the world’s top 100 companies leading the way in gender equality

01/10/2019 · Equileap Report

  • Top 3 companies are Diageo (UK), Bank of America (US) and Mirvac (Australia)
  • Less than 1% of the companies globally have no pay gap
  • Australia, France and Sweden remain the best performing countries

Companies in Canada score lower than in the US on gender equality

08/03/2019 · Equileap Report

  • Top three Canadian companies are TD Bank, CIBC and Enbridge
  • Equileap assessed companies in the S&P/TSX 60 Index on 19 gender equality criteria

European gender equality index licensed by gender expert Equileap to Swedish online bank Avanza

08/03/2019 · Product launch

  • Tracker listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange based on the Top 75 European companies
  • Growing trend toward gender-lens investing with fifth tracker launched in 18 months

Groundbreaking ranking of top US companies on gender equality

19/02/2019 · Equileap Report

  • General Motors is the only leading US company with no gender pay gap
  • No company achieves gender balance at all levels – board, executive, management, workforce
  • A vast majority (71%) of US companies now have an anti-sexual harassment policy in place

For the first time, mutual funds & ETFs screened on gender equality

13/11/2018 · Product launch

  • Unique, online tool launched by As You Sow
  • For individual and institutional investors in the United States

Equileap announces the world’s top 200 companies leading the way in gender equality

04/10/2018 · Equileap Report

  • Top 5 companies are General Motors (USA), L’Oreal (FR), Kering (FR), Merck &Co (USA) and StarHub (SING)
  • Top sectors are: Communications, Financial and Utilities

Lack of transparency is the main obstacle to gender pay parity

22/05/2018 · Equileap Report

  • 86% of companies do not communicate on pay inequalities
  • Only 4.5% of companies report having no pay gap

Gender equality index by Equileap licensed by UBS

08/01/2018 · Product launch

  • ETF tracking the Top 100 global leaders listed on SIX Swiss Exchange
  • Growing trend towards gender-lens investing with third tracker launched in less than four months

Equileap global gender equality index licensed to Lyxor ETF

06/11/2017 · Product launch

  • 3,048 companies ranked on gender equality based on 19 in-depth criteria
  • Lyxor listed the ETF ELLE on European exchanges

First gender equality ETF in Canada launched on Equileap Index

20/09/2017 · Product launch

  • US and Canadian companies selected according to ground-breaking research
  • Evolve Funds lists HERS on TSX, in Toronto

First global database ranking over 3,000 companies on progress towards gender equality

11/04/2017 · Equileap Report

  • 2017 Best Performers are: L’Oreal (FR), Pearson (UK), National Australia Bank (AU), Sodexo (FR) and BTG (UK)
  • Launch of a unique tool-kit to accelerate progress towards gender equality at work

Equileap ranks 3,048 companies with 19 criteria on gender equality

11/04/2017 · Equileap Report

  • 2017 Best Performers globally are L’Oreal (FR), Pearson (UK), National Australia Bank (AUS), Sodexo (FR) & BTG (UK)
  • Launch of a Family of Gender Equality Indices covering Global, US and European markets

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