Sustainability Ratings

Our policies and practices are regularly assessed by independent organisations. Below an overview of how they rate NN Group.

Organisation Rating
RobecoSAM NN Group is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), both the World and Europe index. We rank amongst the top 10% of our sector with regards to our sustainability performance. In the 2016 assessment, we scored 80 (out of 100), compared to an industry average of 47.
FTSE4Good NN Group is included in the FTSE4Good Index Series that recognises the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. We score a 3.7 (out of 5).
CDP Every year, we provide data on our carbon performance to CDP. For our 2016 input, we are graded with a C by CDP.
Sustainalytics In 2016, global responsible investment research firm Sustainalytics awarded NN Group 77 points (out of 100). This score qualifies us for an 'Outperformer' rating within the Insurance industry.
oekom research In 2017, oekom research rated NN Group with an overall grade of C. This gives us 'Prime' status, and puts us amongst the top 10% for ESG performance in our industry.

Dutch sustainability ratings

VBDO The Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO) publishes a Benchmark Insurance Companies. In 2016, NN climbed to rank 4 out of 30 companies. NN scored 3.4 points out of a maximum of 5.
The VBDO also publishes a Tax Transparency Benchmark that focuses specifically on corporate disclosure of tax procedures and practices. In 2017, we maintained our 6th position in the overall ranking. NN scored 21 points out of a maximum of 37.
Transparency Benchmark The Dutch Transparency Benchmark is carried out by the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs. In 2016, our score increased to 183 points (out of 200). NN Group ranks 34 out of a list of 500 companies. Within the banking and insurance sector we rank 12 (out of 36).