BaltCap received a silver-level Quality Label in the 8th Estonian Responsible Business Index 2015 in Estonia. BaltCap participated in the CSR Index Estonia for the 6th consecutive year.
BaltCap has followed the policies and practices of Responsible Investment since its first funds and believes that environmental, social and corporate governance issues play an increasingly important role in today’s business environment. BaltCap highly appreciates the concept of corporate social responsibility and hopes to be a role model for many other firms.
The CSR Index aims at assisting companies to define, evaluate and monitor their economic, social and environmental impact. It enables companies to receive feedback and compare their results with their peers, thus identifying the future needs for development giving ideas and inspiration.
The official CSR Quality Label is given to the organizations whose result in the Sustainable Business Index of Estonia proved their high performance in terms of strategic approach to corporate responsibility and well-planned and delivered responsible activities towards local community, environment, workplace and marketplace. The Index is the best opportunity in Estonia to take a look at social, environmental and workplace practices, but also business ethics. These are important topics for companies that want to be successful in longer term.
More than 150 companies have participated in the Index from 2007. To participate, the companies are asked to fill out an evaluation questionnaire. Gold, silver and bronze category labels are given to companies according to the aggregated results. The questionnaires are evaluated by industry experts and the best companies are awarded with the Quality Label.
The full results of the 2015 Estonian Sustainable Business Index are available here: http://quiz.csr.ee/vaata-kes-said-vastutustundliku-ettevotluse-indeksi-margised/