(03 March 2016. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) won two awards for its annual report and maiden Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Reports during the Public Relations Society of the Philippines’ (PRSP) Gabi ng Parangal 51st Anvil Awards held recently.
SM’s first 2014 ESG report with the theme, “Working Together for a Sustainable Future”, earned a Gold Anvil Award for manifesting the company’s commitment to sustainability practices and for providing accurate disclosure and integrated reporting of its ESG policies. It is a group-wide report highlighting good governance, social development and environmental consciousness of SM companies such as SM Retail, SM Prime Holdings, and BDO Unibank. SM recognizes that adhering to ESG global best practices is a journey as global guidelines and the needs of SM’s stakeholders continue to evolve.
The 2014 Unified Annual Reports bagged a Silver Anvil Award for featuring inter-related themes of the company and its subsidiary on new opportunities for growth.
The 2014 Unified Annual Reports consist of the Annual Report of SM with the theme, “Pursuing New Opportunities for Growth” and that of SM Prime Holdings, Inc. that carried the theme, “Building New Opportunities for Growth”.
Dubbed as the “Oscars” of the public relations industry in the Philippines, the Anvil is presented to the outstanding public relations tools and programs that have met the high standards set for each category. PR practitioners, industry communications specialists, academicians and business persons attended the event.
Read more about SM Investments’ 2014 Annual Report and ESG Report here: http://www.sminvestments.com/annual-reports
For further information, please contact:
Ms. Corazon P. Guidote
Senior Vice President for Investor Relations
SM Investments Corporation
Tel. No. (632) 857-0117