Social Responsibility

From the Community - For the Community

Corporate Responsibility Reports and Ratings
Ma'aleh rating

The Ma'aleh rating is a local rating of leading companies in Israel, based on a questionnaire that reviews company performance regarding six social responsibility criteria. Discount Bank is rated Platinum Plus (the highest rating).
The bank is also involved with Ma'aleh leadership to promote this issue in Israel.
For the bank's Ma'aleh rating for 2019 click here

EIRIS reporting for investors

EIRIS = Ethical Investment Research and Information ServiceThe bank provides EIRIS with clarifications and updates used to form an assessment of the bank's corporate responsibility performance - for responsible investors world-wide.

Annual progress report to Global Compact

The annual progress report to Global Compact is provided based on the UN initiative for implementing guidelines for human rights, work environment, environmental protection and fighting corruption.

Reporting to the CDP Initiative

CDP Initiative reporting is a voluntary annual report, issued since 2011, regarding bank commitment to measurement, setting targets and reducing greenhouse gas emissions - as part of the bank's commitment to the reduction of climate change phenomena and preparation for its implications.
The most recent report was issued in October 2013. The reports are available on the CDP website.
Click here for the CDP website 

Reporting based on GRI guidelines

The bank issues corporate responsibility reports on its investment performance in the community, environmental protection, investment in employees, human rights and supply chain.
The first corporate responsibility report was issued in 2005, with a further report issued in 2009 and as of 2014; the bank intends to issue this report every two years, as stipulated in the Supervisor of Banks' directives on this issue.

Reporting to Ministry of Environmental Protection on greenhouse gas emissions

Reporting to the Ministry of Environmental Protection on greenhouse gas emissions is an annual voluntary report, issued since 2012, which reviews the bank's greenhouse gas emissions. The most recent report was issued in June 2017. 

Click here for reporting on the Ministry of Environmental Protection website