imug | rating is one of the leading sustainability rating agencies in Germany and specialist for customised Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) research. imug | rating has been active in the market for sustainable finance and socially responsible investment (SRI) for over 20 years – our references include major asset managers, church and alternative banks as well as institutional investors and NGOs. We pride ourselves on our high quality and excellent client service.
In Germany and Austria we exclusively represent the sustainability rating agency Vigeo Eiris, one of the major global service providers for sustainability research. Vigeo Eiris is the leading European sustainability rating agency with more than 240 employees in ten countries, six international partners and more than 300 sustainable investors worldwide providing a wide range of sustainability ratings and thematic research services.
With a team of 140 analysts, the new entity provides ESG research on 4,500 issuers, and thematic research covering up to 10,000 issuers for more than 300 asset managers and institutional investors worldwide. The pooling of their resources and tools further broadens the coverage of issuers rated on an annual basis to better serve the growing needs of their clients.
Based on methodologies that are synergetic and complementary, Vigeo Eiris offers a wide product suite tailored to the needs of a range of global investors. The reach of this new global player allows it to play a leading role in promoting relations between issuers and investors going forward.
imug | rating therefore has an own research and products & services on ESG as well as products & services based on Vigeo Eiris methodology & research.