Corporate report 2012 now online
Combination of annual report and corporate responsibility report as a first step to integrated reporting
Deutsche Börse Group’s corporate report 2012 is now available online. The report informs about the course of the financial year 2012 and summarizes in which way the Company handles the topics corporate responsibility and sustainability. Key aspects of the corporate responsibility report, previously published separately, can now be found in the corporate report 2012. Deutsche Börse Group is thus introducing a new integrated reporting concept for the financial year 2012.
With this combined report, Deutsche Börse Group takes the first step towards integrated reporting and underlines its public service mission. Our guiding principle is the promotion of transparency. This report plots a clear profile of Deutsche Börse Group: its business activities as well as its responsibility.
Further information is available in our corporate report.
Economic review by KPMG
The non-financial key data as well as the qualitative statements concerning the Corporate Responsibility topics in this corporate report 2012 were subject to a review by KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, an independent external auditor. Therefore, comparability as well as a reliable quality standard of the sustainability reporting is ensured.
Global Reporting Initiative sustainability reporting
This year, Deutsche Börse Group again reports its sustainability key indicators in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI 3.1.) guidelines. With the application level A+, the Company reaches the highest reporting level for the first time.