Standard Ethics model is exclusively inspired by the principles and guidelines of the European Union, OECD and United Nations. We do not give our own interpretation of the definition of CSR and Corporate Governance. This approach, adopted in 2001, is called by Standard Ethics “Institutional approach”, because it is based on Institutional guidelines and is not stakeholder-oriented.
The competitive advantage of Standard Ethics model is simple:
Standard Ethics adopts an "Institutional approach" in all its activities: rating, research and training.
Standard Ethics analysis various aspects of environmental, social and governance issues and are summarizes in the chart below.
Then, analysis points are grouped in main areas. The following chart shows the different weights.