AGC Included in the FTSE4Good Global Index
Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (AGC) recently announced that it was selected as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Global Index, which is one of the representative global indices of Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) and reportedly influences the behaviors of investors who focus on the corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities of companies. Constituents of the FTSE4Good Index, provided by UK-based FTSE Russell, are companies that satisfy the requirements of the FTSE’s Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria from among approximately 2,500 potential constituents.
AGC was rated highly in the review that took place at the end of December. In addition, AGC received the highest overall evaluation of its ESG performance among constituents categorized in the Construction and Materials sector under the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB).
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