In a world where Environmental, Social and Governance factors play an increasing integral role in investment decision making, we continue to progress our work to promote greater corporate transparency and issuer-investor interaction in the interests of sustainable business and investment practices.
The impending FSCA directive regarding integrating ESG investments into investment portfolios is due to come into effect soon and our solutions can help you navigate this new ESG terrain.
The benefits of the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investments Indices are as follows:
• Offer investors more opportunity to integrate ESG considerations into their investments.
• Transparent and consistent methodology that measures risk across a variety of ESG areas
• Criteria is based on information that is publically available and does not accept data
privately provided by companies – improves credibility and enhances transparency
• Allow clients the ability to extract data at multiple levels in order to access and apply it in
a variety of ways