Elbit Systems Ltd.

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international defence electronics company based in Haifa, Israel, and part of the TA-25 and TA-100 index on the Tel Aviv stock exchange1. Its primary operations are in military and commercial aerospace, land and naval systems, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance, unmanned aircraft systems, airborne warning systems, and military communications2. Arms are sold predominantly to the Israeli army but a large US market exists through the subsidiary Elbit US, based in Fort Worth Texas. In 2013, 29% of Elbit’s revenues came from the US and 24% from Israel3. Elbit Systems is not a signatory of the UN Global compact.

Elbit systems has been excluded by various Investors, including Delta LLoyd and the Norwegian Government Pension fund due to violation of ethical norms.

Investor information correct as at publication of Dirty Profits 3.

  1. Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (2014): Market Cap Indices; 23 September (accessed 23.09.2014) []
  2. Elbit Systems (2014): Elbit Main (accessed 24.09.2014) []
  3. Elbit Systems (2013): Annual Report; p. 15: Table of revenues (accessed 24.09.2014) []