31/03/2022

LuxSE releases 2021 Sustainability Report 


On 31 March, LuxSE unveiled the third edition of its annual Sustainability Report, which highlights LuxSE’s CSR strategy progress, related activities and impacts created through different CSR initiatives from the year 2021.

Committed to being leaders in sustainability, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) has published its 2021 Sustainability Report, in its third edition. The Report highlights LuxSE’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy progress, related activities and the impacts created through different CSR initiatives.

In 2019, LuxSE established a dedicated strategy for CSR to foster and inspire meaningful change in its industry through defined social and environmental initiatives benefitting a broad range of stakeholders. Since then, LuxSE has made great strides towards achieving the CSR goals it set itself across the four pillars think PEOPLE, think BUSINESS, think COMMUNITY and think PLANET, cornerstones of its CSR strategy.

2021: LuxSE’s approach to CSR affected by the pandemic
“2021 was yet again a catalyst for change that brought extraordinary challenges and underscored the need for us to recommit to our values, our priorities and the difference we want to make in the world. At the same time, we stayed true to our mission and purpose of serving as a market operator that brings transparency, stability, resilience, and agility amid a widespread economic crisis, all while ensuring that sustainability aspects are fully integrated into our business model,” explains Julie Becker, CEO of LuxSE and Founder of LGX.
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Despite the challenges that 2021 brought, LuxSE continued to strive to positively impact all its stakeholders and the communities in which it operates in meaningful ways. It successfully ensured business continuity while doubling down on efforts to protect the health and safety of its people.

2021 Sustainability Report: A testament to LuxSE’s continued commitment to CSR

The Report provides a transparent and comprehensive account of the progress made towards LuxSE’s sustainability goals. The Report also provides an indication of which sustainability objectives LuxSE will focus on in the months and years to come.

“This Report captures the state of sustainability in all facets of our business and illustrates how we have actively contributed to 9 of the 17 UN SDGs throughout 2021. This Report is an opportunity for us to share a transparent and honest account of the positive steps that we have taken so far as well as the complex challenges we continue to face.” said LuxSE’s CSR Committee.

Integrating sustainability into all LuxSE’s activities

As a responsible company, investor and market operator, LuxSE continues to take concrete steps to integrate sustainability into all its activities. In 2021, as a responsible company, LuxSE continued to work towards long-term goals that bring value to all stakeholders. As a responsible investor, LuxSE added ESG criteria to its investment strategy. As a market operator, LuxSE continued to offer a range of sustainable products and services that facilitate sustainable investment, increase transparency and help make finance part of the solution to global challenges. LuxSE is now working towards new milestones, including its commitment to net-zero emissions, detailed in the Report.

 
Read the report