Aberdeen Standard Investments
Corprate Bias Ratings
Aberdeen Standard Investments vets vendors for LGBTQ policies but has not publicly terminated business relationships based on views or beliefs. The company covers the cost of "medically necessary transition-related care" for its employees and their children. Aberdeen integrates ESG and DEI into all of its business practices. However, Aberdeen protects its employees against viewpoint discrimination and does not appear to discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving. For these reasons, Aberdeen Standard Investments receives a Medium Risk rating.
Has denied service to customers, suppliers, or vendors due to their political views or religious beliefs OR corporately boycotts, divests, or sanctions regions, people groups, or industries.
Aberdeen has received a score of 100 on the Corporate Equality Index (1). Among other requirements, this means the company has a written policy pledging to vet vendors for LGBTQ policies (2). However, Aberdeen has not publicly terminated business relationships due to religious beliefs or political views. Aberdeen integrates ESG into all of its business practices, including its investment decisions (3).
Charitable giving (including employee matching programs) policies or practices discriminate against charitable organizations based on views or religious beliefs.
Aberdeen does not appear to discriminate against religious organizations in its charitable giving. Its charitable giving is focused on supporting “Tomorrow’s generation” (1).
Uses corporate reputation to support ideological causes and/or organizations hostile to freedom of expression.
Uses corporate funds to advance ideological causes, organizations, or policies hostile to freedom of expression.
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November 27, 2023
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