Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)

DJSI is the longest-running global sustainability benchmark worldwide and has become the key reference point for sustainability investing. In 2016, ANZ was again recognised as a leading bank globally on the Dow Jones Sustainability index, scoring 95/100, our highest score to date.

CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project)

CDP is the most widely accepted forum in which to report a company’s impact on climate change and its greenhouse gas emissions. In 2016 ANZ received a score of A- and in 2015 ANZ received an award for 'consistently high quality climate change disclosure 2006-2015' as one of only three Australian companies to be included on the CDP Climate Disclosure Leadership Index for 10 consecutive years.


FTSE4Good reviews publicly available information on listed companies, and screens for performance against environmental, social and governance standards and is one of the best known global sustainability indexes. ANZ has been a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index since 2001.

Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

ANZ has been assessed as one of the 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World in the 2016 Corporate Knight’s Global 100 index based on performance in 12 sector specific sustainability metrics.

Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global

The ESI Excellence Global contains shares from companies that are included in the Russell Global Index and display the best performances in terms of corporate social responsibility. ANZ was reconfirmed as a constituent of the ESI Global in 2016.

Euronext Vigeo World 120

ANZ maintained listing on the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index as of December 2016 (the 120 most advanced companies from Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region). This index distinguishes 120 companies who have achieved advanced environmental, social and governance performance.

MSCI World ESG Indices

ANZ is a constituent of the MSCI Global Sustainability Indices. The annual indices include companies with the highest environmental, social and governance ratings relative to their peers.

STOXX Global ESG Leaders Index

ANZ is a member of the STOXX ESG Leaders Indices which includes the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance criteria, based on indicators and ratings provided by Sustainalytics. 

Newsweek Green Rankings

The Newsweek Green Ratings assesses companies based on eight indicators that measure the corporate sustainability and environmental performance of the world’s largest publicly traded companies. ANZ is named one of the top green companies in the world in 2016 by Newsweek. 

Australia Workplace Equality Index

In 2015, ANZ has been ranked as one of the top 20 Australian employers for LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) people.

Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA)

ANZ is one of the organisations awarded the WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation in 2016 by the Australian Government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency.