External benchmarking

We believe that it is important to provide evidence of our very real commitment to operating responsibly and to show how we are performing. Accordingly, we provide a wealth of relevant information to shareholders and other interested stakeholders.

Sustainability indices

We have been a long‑standing member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and of the FTSE4Good Index Series since 2001 and 2011 respectively.

The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices are the longest‑running global sustainability benchmarks and are used by asset managers globally to assist them in their investment decisions.

The FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong corporate responsibility practices.



CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project) is an international, not‑for‑profit organisation providing a framework which enables businesses to disclose their greenhouse emissions and other metrics voluntarily. 3i has been making annual submissions to the Carbon Disclosure Project since 2006.

External benchmarking