1. The Ethisphere Institute
The Ethisphere Institute is a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practice. The World's Most Ethical Company assessment is based upon the Ethisphere Institute’s Ethics Quotient (EQ) framework and honours superior achievements in transparency, integrity, ethics and compliance. More information at: http://ethisphere.com. "World’s Most Ethical Companies" and "Ethisphere" names and marks are registered trademarks of Ethisphere LLC.
2. About the RIAA Certification program
The Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) is the peak industry body representing responsible and ethical investors across Australia and New Zealand. It has over 150 members who manage more than $500 billion in assets under management.
The Certification Program is managed by the RIAA. To be certified, an organisation or individual must meet the strict disclosure practices required in each licence category. This is the world’s first and only Certification Program for responsible investment products, services and policies. The Responsible Investment Certification Program (RICP), and the Certification Symbol form the most comprehensive market initiative for responsible investment in Australasia to date.
i The LBG
The LBG is the global standard for measuring and benchmarking corporate community investment. The LBG model provides a comprehensive and consistent set of measures to determine an organisation’s contribution to the community, including cash, time, in-kind donations, and management costs. http://www.lbg-online.net/. Data is FY2016 as LBG is measured after a full FY data set is completed.