Gaia Research report for issuers

Created in 2004, Gaïa Research is the ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) rating agency of the EthiFinance group, dedicated to small and medium-sized companies listed on European markets. Gaïa Research offers two ESG evaluation report formats to the issuers it covers:

Gaïa Research also offers the possibility of joining its standard coverage to listed companies that are not yet part of it. In addition to access to the premium report, this service allows companies that wish to benefit from it to have their Gaïa Research rating communicated to Gaïa Research's investor clients. These investor clients are mainly European asset managers of small and mid-cap equity funds.

Report content Premium report Stantard report
Overall ESG rating
Scores by pillar (Environment, Social, Governance, External Stakeholders) and sub-pillar
A comparison with a sector benchmark, national benchmark or by revenue category for each of these pillars
Top 5 companies in the sub-sector
Ranking*
Graph showing the distribution of ESG-ES scores*
Review of controversial activities
Key Indicators by ESG-ES Pillar
Modelled carbon footprint and intensity (Scope 1 & 2)
Raw data with analysts' comments

* This information is broken down by sector, by revenue category and by country.

EthiFinance's expertise

Gaïa Research assesses the companies in its coverage according to a rating framework of approximately 120 criteria, divided into four pillars:

The data used in the evaluation is screened from companies’ public documentation, from general interest institutions as well as directly from companies’ internal stakeholders via a substantial dialogue phase.

Gaïa Research’s premium report allows companies that wish to go further in their ESG analysis to benefit from a comprehensive report, designed as an internal CSR management tool.

The premium report provides, in addition to the elements mentioned in the standard report, all the scores by pillar (Environment, Social, Governance, External Stakeholders) and sub-pillar, as well as a comparison with a benchmark on each of these pillars.

The following information, broken down by sector, by revenue category and by country: If you have been rated by Gaïa Research and wish to have access to your reports, we invite you to consult the dedicated web page: https://report-for-issuers.gaia-research.com/en

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