BayernLB

Sustainability Ratings

Independent reviews of our sustainability performancestainable activity

Above average compared with our peers in the sector: This is how several independent rating agencies have rated us over recent years. Which makes us attractive for investors who want to invest in sustainability.

  • ISS-oekom has awarded us the prestigious oekom prime status. This is given to banks which work particular hard to achieving sustainable development.
  • Our development bank BayernLabo also received this award in a separate rating.
  • As did our subsidiary DKB. In 2015 it was rated separately by ISS-oekom for the first time and given the top score of B- and marked out as an Industry Leader.
ISS-oekom
As at Rating Ranking/ Investment Status
Benchmark
(sector average)
Benchmark
08/2018 C+ "Prime" D 95 „Financials/Public & Regional Banks"
imug
As at Rating Ranking/ Investment Status
Benchmark
(sector average)
Benchmark
03/2019 22,03% Unsecured bonds "neutral" (CCC) 27,06% 27 "Savings banks"
Public Pfandbriefs "positive" (BBB)
Mortgage
Pfandbriefs "positive" (BB)
Sustainalytics
As at Rating Ranking/ Investment Status
Benchmark
(sector average)
Benchmark
06/2019 68 points 77 out of 340 60 points 340 "Banks"
MSCI
As at Rating Ranking/ Investment Status
Benchmark
(sector average)
Benchmark
06/2019 A above sector average BBB N/A

These sustainability ratings, which are above-average compared with our peers in the sector, help motivate us to keep moving down the path we have mapped out for ourselves.