The annual list evaluates companies based on four criteria: greenhouse gas emissions, water usage, waste generation, and commitment and disclosures.
Recently, FIS completed a formal climate risk assessment using the framework of the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), the findings of which will help the company make better informed decisions as it evaluates climate-related risks and continues to integrate climate-related solutions into its product sets. The recognition from Newsweek nods to FIS’ strong commitment to reducing emissions and overall impact on the environment.
“FIS’ commitment to its clients extends to its global communities, and that is why we are taking an active approach to achieving our environmental goals,” said Stephanie Ferris, CEO and President at FIS. “Lead with Integrity is one of our core values and the driving force behind our environmental, social and governance policies that create sustainable advancements while limiting negative environmental impacts. We’re proud of this recognition because it affirms that we are taking the right steps toward a greener future for our colleagues and the communities where they live and work.”
FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for financial institutions and businesses of all sizes and across any industry globally. We enable the movement of commerce by unlocking the financial technology that powers the world’s economy. Our employees are dedicated to advancing the way the world pays, banks and invests through our trusted innovation, system performance and flexible architecture. We help our clients use technology in innovative ways to solve business-critical challenges and deliver superior experiences for their customers. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS is a member of the Fortune 500® and the Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. To learn more, visit www.FISglobal.com. Follow FIS on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (@FISglobal).