SM’s vaccination initiatives in support of national recovery
In a strong drive to support national recovery, SM ordered over 500,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines for its employees and for donation to the National Government.
Taking root: Hamilo Coast’s conservation of Nasugbu’s mangrove habitat
SM, through its Hamilo Coast property in Nasugbu, Batangas, continues to uphold its commitment to sustainability and mangrove conservation.
The Enduring Benefit of Investing Sustainably
SM’s journey towards becoming a more sustainable company began as far back as five to six decades ago when founded by Henry Sy, Sr. on solid principles of service, fairness, and progress for all.
Investing in Resilience in Response to Climate Change
SM, through SM Investments Corporation joined a business group and is the only Filipino company among dedicated global sustainability advocates in the 50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders campaign with a focus on responding to climate change.
Sustainalytics cites SM Investments as ESG Top-Rated Company globally in its industry
Sustainalytics, a leading independent ESG research, ratings, and analytics firm, has awarded SM Investments as a Sustainalytics ESG Top-Rated Company globally in its industry in 2021.
SM focuses on long-term value creation and business resilience in its first Integrated Report
The report highlights the group’s value creation process, strategy, and framework anchored on standards set by the global regulatory group International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC).
SM Investments, BDO lead PH firms in Forbes 2021 Global 2000 list
SM Investments Corporation (SM Investments) leads Philippine firms in the Forbes 2021 Global 2000, the 19th annual ranking of the world’s largest public companies.
SM Investments Q1 net income rises 5% to PHP9.5 billion
Our businesses continue to adapt to a challenging environment and broader economic uncertainties and continue to innovate and find new ways to service our customers’ needs.
SM Investments’ Pandemic Strategy: Safety, Innovation, Collective Resilience
SM Investments Corporation is focused on safety, innovation and the collective resilience of its partners and communities.
Philippine conglomerate SM Investments joins 50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders
SM Investments Corporation (SM Investments) has joined a business group of dedicated global sustainability champions through the 50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders campaign with a focus on responding to climate change.
The SEC and sustainable finance
SEC Commissioner Kelvin Lester K. Lee elaborated on their ongoing and planned initiatives to develop sustainable finance market, promote investments in ESG in line with its SuperVision 2025 in the recent GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit.
2GO Travel allows passengers with vaccination cards
2GO Travel, the country’s largest premier sea travel provider said local government units of five destinations in its travel network have relaxed travel restrictions and have simplified entry requirements.
Alfamart opens its first store in Bataan
Alfamart, the first and only Super Minimart chain in the Philippines, recently opened its first store in the province of Bataan. The new location plays a pivotal role in Alfamart’s strategic expansion.
SM, GRI set sustainability agenda
SM Investments Corp. partnered with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit held on October 21 and 22.
More companies are carving pathways to sustainable business
SM together with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) convened industry leaders and sustainability experts in a forum that tackled important issues and ESG principles as guideposts for enterprise action.
Sustainability will be a must in the new normal
With the tremendous impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on society, businesses are seen to heed the growing demand from consumers for sustainability to show that they care for both the environment and the community they operate in.
Finance sector collaborates with BSP on sustainability guidelines
Financial regulators led by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) are arming banks, financial institutions and corporates with the necessary tools and guidance in the effective management of climate and other environment-related risks.
Corporations feel growing public pressure for sustainability
The pandemic and the climate crisis are increasing the pressure on corporations globally, including the Philippines, to take accountability for their impact on the environment and push for sustainability efforts.
Incentives for banks being eyed – BSP
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is considering giving incentives to banks that adhere to sustainability standards, according to BSP Deputy Governor Chuchi Fonacier in the recent GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021.
PHL ‘might stand a chance’ on achieving sustainable dev’t goals
During the GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit, the Securities and Exchange Commission enjoined all publicly listed companies to help move the sustainability agenda forward by adopting more sustainability practices.