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Certifications
and rankings

GLOBAL ESG BENCHMARK FOR REAL ASSETS

It assesses the sustainable performance of real estate and infrastructure portfolios and assets around the world. Includes more than 850 companies and funds located in more than 62 countries.

WORLD CONFEDERATION OF BUSINESSES

Strives to promote, recognize, and support companies and businessmen all over the world in terms of their growth and commercial relationships, based on the strong conviction that they are the driver behind a country’s economic growth and a source of social development for the communities where they are located.

Likewise, it is committed to helping companies grow in a framework of sustainability and social responsibility, while taking into consideration economic, environmental, and social results.

CDP: Disclosure Insight Action

Formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, this association directs the global disclosure system that allows companies, cities, states, and regions to measure and manage their impact on the environment.

They developed the most complete system to collect auto-produced environmental data in the world. They have a network of investors and buyers that represent more than $100 billion, in addition to legislators all over the world, who use the data and perspectives to make more informed decisions.

GLOBAL COMPACT

Is is the largest initiative in the world concerning corporate sustainability issues. It strives to get the private sector to align its strategies and operations to universal principles regarding Human Rights, Labor, Environment, and the Fight Against Corruption, by carrying out efforts that contribute to achieving social goals.

Vesta is part of the Mexican Network.

ECOVADIS

Created in 2007 to help procurement divisions in more than 180 multinational companies reduce risks, increase transparency, and promote innovation across their value chains. They assess sustainability, social responsibility, and ethics issues in an effort to increase the positive impact of markets.

DJSI MILA

The Dow Jones Sustainability MILA Pacific Alliance Index, is the first regional index of its class and is part of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (“DJSI”). It measures the economic, social and environmental (ESG) performance of several companies located in Mexico, Chile, Colombia and Peru; this type of information provides investors with an objective reference to manage a sustainable investment portfolio for the region.

The index is handled by an Indices Committee, integrated by representatives from S&P DJI, IFC, MILA and RobecoSAM. It uses a “best in class” focus to select the most important sustainable companies within the region.

S&P/BMV TOTAL MEXICO ESG INDEX

This ESG Index is designed to measure the performance of stocks comprising the S&P/BMV Total Mexico Index and that also meet rules-based sustainability criteria for inclusion.

29 BMV-listed companies were chosen as constituents of the ESG Index, having been evaluated through S&P’s Corporate Sustainability Assessment. S&P applies exclusions based on type of business activities and United Nations Global Compact scores and also weights the ESG Index with S&P DJI ESG scores that measure ESG risk and performance factors for corporations, with a focus on financial materiality

GREAT PLACE TO WORK®

SUSTAINABILITY INDEX OF THE MEXICAN STOCK EXCHANGE

GPTW® is the global authority on high-performing and trust cultures at the workplace, with branches in close to 60 countries.

It performs in-depth research centered on the perception employees have of what makes a company excellent. To this day, GPTW® continues to establish the highest workplace standards.

Their survey sample includes companies of all sizes and in all industries. They also partner with top commercial publications all over the world to produce international rankings of the best places to work in 60 countries and 6 continents, in addition to regional rankings for Latin America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. Additionally, they produce an annual ranking of the best places to work around the world.