Voya Financial Named in Top 3 on Barron’s 2020 Ranking of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), is ranked third on Barron’s 2020 list of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies and received the highest ranking for a financial services company for the second year in a row.
Voya’s ranking on the list has improved in each of the past three years – moving up from No. 6 in 2019 and from No. 46 in 2018 – which was the inaugural year that Barron’s published the list. The rankings are designed to provide information on factors that affect investment risk and performance, and that are of interest to investors.
“It’s an honor to earn this recognition – No. 3 overall and, for the second consecutive year, the highest-ranked financial services firm – from Barron’s for Voya’s commitment to sustainability,” said Rodney O. Martin, Jr., chairman and CEO. “Voya’s culture and the character of our brand are differentiators in a business environment where all stakeholders are increasingly making decisions that are critical to our business based on how they view a company through the lens of sustainability.”
To determine the rankings, Calvert Research and Management, an arm of Eaton Vance, assesses the 1,000 largest publicly held companies by market value. Calvert calculates the rankings by measuring sustainability performance based on more than 230 indicators across five categories: shareholders, employees, customers, planet and community.
More information about Barron’s ranking of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies can be found on the Barron’s website.
About Voya Financial®
Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings — to get ready to retire better. Serving the financial needs of approximately 13.8 million individual and institutional customers in the United States, Voya is a Fortune 500 company that had $8.5 billion in revenue in 2018. The company had $568 billion in total assets under management and administration as of Sept. 30, 2019. With a clear mission to make a secure financial future possible — one person, one family, one institution at a time — Voya’s vision is to be America’s Retirement Company®. Certified as a “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work® Institute, Voya is equally committed to conducting business in a way that is socially, environmentally, economically and ethically responsible. Voya has been recognized as a 2020 World’s Most Admired Company by Fortune magazine; one of the 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute; as a member of the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index; and as a “Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion” on the Disability Equality Index by Disability:IN. For more information, visit voya.com. Follow Voya Financial on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter @Voya.