Responsibility

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) at Auto Trader is driven by our values and culture and is focused on making a difference to our employees, our industry and our communities

Our culture is shaped by our values of being determined, reliable, curious, courageous, humble and community-minded. This, along with our diversity and inclusion strategy, is embedded into how we operate on a daily basis

Our ESG activity encompasses employee volunteering, fundraising and charitable giving, environmental impact, sustainability and helping our customers win in today’s automotive marketplace.

As a company, we are keen to give back to the local communities in which we operate, as well as supporting charities and causes that are close to our employees’ hearts. We continue to focus our community support in four areas: match funding our employees’ individual charitable fundraising efforts, promoting the two volunteering days that are available to all employees each year, Give as You Earn, which is one of our Incredible Benefits, and through the Auto Trader Community Funds which supports grassroots projects in Greater Manchester and Greater London.

We constantly look at ways we can make a positive contribution to our industry; whether that’s developing the next generation of talent, sharing best practice advice with our retailer customers through masterclasses and larger-scale industry events, or helping the industry as a whole to operate in a more transparent, progressive and diverse manner.

We are proud that our strong ESG practices have secured Auto Trader's position as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index, following independent assessment by FTSE Russell.

Data from the @SMMT shows an 11.3% year-on-year growth in new car registrations in July. Registrations for year currently stand at 828,389, down 41.9% year on year. Find out more about selling brand new cars and vans on Auto Trader https://t.co/9pnuyRUMQI #atinsightoftheday https://t.co/0XltI7iOqO
Thanks to @ClarkRjoclark & @johnfohanlon1 for a fascinating interview. Great to hear such optimism for our industry!
Pre-#COVID19 - John believes their web presence wasn’t geared to help facilitate remote sales but, as a result of the pandemic, they have focussed on enabling more of the car buying journey to take place online - something they will continue to do into the future
John expects a slight softening in the next 2-3 weeks but this will be due to holiday season so no reason to panic – key is to focus on the quarters performance which has been incredibly strong for @WaylandsVolvo
We've been looking forward to this! @ClarkRjoclark has just started our interview with @johnfohanlon1 - sure to be some great insights here https://t.co/3IfhnCO5D4
Don't forget our extra stock offer is still live - contact your account manager for more info https://t.co/RRCO4RghyZ
Our self nomination categories are now open until Friday 4th September. Enter now for your chance to be a Retailer Award winner! You can view the awards and enter at https://t.co/GfRlphxZ4d #ATAwards https://t.co/JpbdNgbTBG
This year's awards will be entirely digital in October with further details coming soon! https://t.co/KH3fMBgG3I
Over to @MarcThornboroug who is going to take us through a plethora of topics inc whats next for the Auto Trader Retailer Awards! #ATAwards
Daily visitor growth to Auto Trader is up 21% compared to this time last year - demand still strong https://t.co/G1qfUdVWDv

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Registered in England (Company number: 09439967)

Auto Trader Limited
Registered in England and Wales (Company number: 03909628)

Registered address:

1 Tony Wilson Place
Manchester
M15 4FN
VAT number: GB 614 8918 20

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