In September 2017, Klépierre obtained outstanding extra-financial ratings, recognizing the efficiency of the CSR strategy it initiated in 2013 and the effectiveness of the measures implemented in recent years.
For the second year in a row, Klépierre figures in the “A List” of CDP, the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform, recognizing the Group’s global leadership in the fight against climate change. Klépierre was ranked 3rd among listed companies in the European retail sector and 11th across all industries in Europe by the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB), and once again was awarded a “Green Star” with a score of 89/100. In addition, Klépierre reached the 96th percentile in the World Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) based on the review by RobecoSAM, which deemed Klépierre the most efficient in the world out of 250 real estate companies for its environmental initiatives.
Overall, Klépierre is considered best-in-class by RobecoSAM for its environmental strategy, the monitoring of its performance, and the disclosure of its results. The quality of the results disclosure was also recognized by the European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA), which granted Klépierre a Sustainability “Gold Award” for the sixth consecutive year.