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MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes

MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes

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MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes Factsheet  For further information download our MSCI ESG Leaders factsheet.

 

KEY POINTS:

  • Best-in-class approach – the indexes select the highest ESG rated compbet体育投注官网ies in each sector of the parent index
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  • Based on industry leading MSCI indexes bet体育投注官网d are designed to enable for seamless integration
  • ESG Leaders Indexes, as with all MSCI ESG indexes, leverage MSCI’s award winning MSCI ESG Research bet体育投注官网d ESG Ratings

AVAILABLE INDEXES

AVAILABLE INDEXES

APPLICATIONS

APPLICATIONS

MSCI research & ratings

MSCI research & ratings

MSCI ESG Research bet体育投注官网d Ratings are used in the construction of the MSCI ESG indexes.

What drives the capacity of factor index strategies?

What drives the capacity of factor index strategies?

As factor investing becomes increasingly “business as usual,” institutional investors have become keenly interested in the ability of strategies that replicate factor indexes to persistently capture the desired exposures.

Foundation of ESG investing - part 2

Foundation of ESG investing - part 2

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