The document published here is the first Consolidated non-financial declaration of UBI Banca pursuant to Legislative Decree 254/2016. As it has been drafted in compliance with the GRI Standards, this document also constitutes the Group's Sustainability Report and, accordingly, it represents the eleventh consecutive edition since UBI Banca was established in 2007.
Translation from the Italian which remains the definitive version.
Original document is available in Italian language at this link.
Notes on the metod
The Consolidated non-financial declaration has been drafted in accordance with the Comprehensive Option of the GRI Standards.
The topics to be addressed, and therefore the GRI indicators to be used are defined through materiality analyses. When required, in addition to the indicators provided under the 2016 GRI Standards, selected indicators from the 2013 Financial Services Sector Disclosures, reflecting the GRI G4 Guidelines, were used. The calculation of environmental indicators also reflected the relevant guidelines issued by the Italian Banking Association, which reflect the GRI instructions in areas where insufficient details are provided, to ensure that the data provided by different banks are more comparable.
This Report was deemed to be compliant by the Auditor, Deloitte & Touche SpA. The opinion expressed by the Auditor applies to compliance with Legislative Decree No. 254/2016 and the GRI Standards.