For those of you who are interested,the Swiss based ethical ranking company Covalence has just posted their third quarter 2009 ethical ranking. See comment and link to press release below
IBM (Technology), Intel Corp (Technology) and HSBC Holdings (Banks) top Covalence ethical ranking among 541 multinationals within 18 sectors. Eco-innovative products and social sponsorships have enabled companies to generate positive coverage over the last quarter, while issues related to employment and working conditions (wages, bonuses) caused criticisms - the pressure being particularly strong in France and towards the Banking sector.
> View press release: http://www.covalence.ch/index.php/2009/10/07/covalence-ethical-ranking-q3-2009/