64% of Switzerland’s 100 largest companies already report on their corporate responsibility activities, exactly the same as the global average. However, the data that companies publish still does not lend itself easily to comparison and lacks real informative value. Significant reputational and financing risks can be involved, as a comprehensive international study on corporate responsibility reporting by KPMG reveals.
Reporting on corporate responsibility became essential a long time ago. In a broad-based global study, KPMG examined the corporate responsibility (CR) reporting of the 100 largest companies (N100) in each of 34 countries – including Switzerland. The companies chosen also comprised the largest 250 in the world (G250).