Extra-financial performance

For several years, Lagardère has maintained frequent, ongoing and seamlessly dialogue with non-financial investment analysts to comply with their growing expectations regarding environmental, social and governance issues.
Extra-financial analysis consists in assessing companies (and other kinds of issuers of financial securities) on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) policies to draw up a rating and compare ESG practices. Lagardere group assesses its extra-financial performance through the ratings of S&P Global, CDP, VigeoEiris, Sustainalytics and MSCI.

 Sustainability Yearbook

In 2021, for the fourth year running, Lagardere group figured in the "S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook 2022" (Media, Movies & Entertainment sector);


The Group is awarded "2022 ESG Industry Top Rated" and "2022 ESG Regional Top Rated" by Sustainalytics (Retailing sector);


The Group is ranked second (out of 21) by VigeoEiris (Publishing sector);                    


Lagardere Group is rated BBB in November 2021 by MSCI (Media & Entertainment sector).

The group's values

Lagardère's values and corporate culture are founded on two pillars: its rich and varied history and the commitment of the people, past and present, who represent it.

Press releases


Hachette Livre publishes its first CSR report for France, outlining the achievements of 2021 and the outlook for 2022


Termination of the liquidity contract with Kepler Cheuvreux

The group's activities

Created in 1992, Lagardère is an international group with operations in more than 40 countries worldwide. It employs around 27,000 people and generated revenue of €5,130 million in 2021.
The Group is structured around two priority divisions.


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Message from the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

"The conversion of Lagardère SCA into a joint-stock company (société anonyme) with a Board of Directors in 2021 marked a new chapter in the Group's history. Our governance is now characterised by a calm and constructive relationship with our main shareholders, which reinforces the integrity and durability of our Group..."