The WIG-ESG Index has been published since 3 September 2019 on the basis of the value of the portfolio of companies that are considered socially responsible, i.e. ones that observe the principles of a socially-responsible business, in particular in respect to environmental, social, economic and corporate governance issues. In the ESG ranking, companies may receive the score from 0 to 100 points and the lower the number of points, the better the company is with observing the principles of socially-responsible business. The company qualified for the index with a co-efficient of 2.2 and in 2021 it was included in the index.
The index includes companies comprised in WIG20 and WIG40 indices. The weights of respective companies in the index depend on the number of free float shares, adjusted based on the ESG ranking and the assessment of the observance of the Best Practices of WSE Listed Companies 2021. As at 19 April 2022, LOTOS’ share in the ESG index was 2.15 and the company’s COMPLY co-efficient measuring its compliance with the Code of Best Practices was 94%.