At Lincoln Financial, it’s not just about business. In all that we do, we are focused on a common goal: to help people face the future with confidence. This shared mission infuses each of our actions with purpose.
This report encompasses Lincoln Financial Group operations, practices and data corresponding to the calendar year 2017. All environmental data represents the activity across 100 percent of Lincoln Financial operations for that period. All information and data are as of December 31, 2017, unless otherwise noted. This report does not reflect our acquisition of Liberty Mutual, which occurred in May 2018.
Greenhouse gas calculations and assurance
Reported greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions were calculated in accordance with the Greenhouse Gas Protocol, the world’s most widely used greenhouse gas accounting standard, utilizing a financial control boundary. Lincoln Financial’s 2017 data for Scope 1, 2, and 3 (category 8) greenhouse gas were assured by Trucost in accordance with AccountAbility’s AA1000 Assurance Standard (AA1000AS) 2008, Type 2 moderate-level assurance.
Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation and insurance company affiliates, including The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, Fort Wayne, IN, and in New York, Lincoln Life & Annuity Company of New York, Syracuse, NY. Variable products distributed by broker-dealer/affiliate Lincoln Financial Distributors, Inc., Radnor, PA. Securities and investment advisory services offered through other affiliates.