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How does the FTSE4Good Index work?

How does the FTSE4Good Index work?

The FTSE4Good Index Series uses the overall Rating from FTSE Russell’s ESG Ratings and data model to select companies for inclusion. The ESG Ratings include over 7,200 securities in 47 Developed and Emerging markets.

What is F4GBM?

In 2014, Bursa Malaysia Bhd announced the launch of the Environmental, Social and. Governance (ESG) Index. Known locally as the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia (F4GBM) Index, it requires Malaysian companies to innovate and adopt more sustainable practices in order to. comply with this new mandate.

What is the FTSE4Good Index Series?

The FTSE4Good Index Series is a series of benchmark and tradable indexes for ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investors, which was launched in 2001. The FTSE4Good criteria is applied to the FTSE Emerging Indexes, which covers over 20 emerging countries, and was launched in 2016.

What is FTSE4Good US Select index?

The FTSE4Good US Select Index measures the performance of US stocks after excluding. companies involved in Vice Products (Adult Entertainment, Alcohol, Gambling, Tobacco), Non- Renewable Energy (Nuclear Power, Fossil Fuels), and Weapons (Civilian Firearms, Controversial Military Weapons, Conventional Military Weapons).

What does FTSE4Good stand for?

The FTSE4Good Index Series is a collection of socially responsible, or ESG stock indexes administered by the Financial Times Stock Exchange-Russell Group (FTSE). The purpose of these indexes is to highlight companies that score highly in measures of corporate social responsibility (CSR).

What is FBM Emas?

The FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index has been designed to provide investors with a. broad benchmark for Shariah-compliant investment. Constituents are screened according to the Malaysian Securities Commission’s Shariah Advisory Council (SAC) screening methodology.

What is FTSE index fund?

The fund is a passive fund. The Fund seeks to track the performance of the FTSE 100 Index (the “Index”). The Index is a market-capitalisation weighted index representing the performance of the 100 largest companies traded on the London Stock Exchange that pass screening for size and liquidity.

Is there a sustainability index?

The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability. The index provides a composite profile of national environmental stewardship based on a compilation of indicators derived from underlying datasets.

What’s ESG fund?

ESG funds are portfolios of equities and/or bonds for which environmental, social and governance factors have been integrated into the investment process. This means the equities and bonds contained in the fund have passed stringent tests over how sustainable the company or government is regarding its ESG criteria.

What is FTSE US All Cap choice index?

The FTSE Global Choice Index Series is a market cap-weighted series with a rules-based methodology for defining how the products and conduct of a company impact society and the environment.

What is FBM Hijrah Shariah index?

The index is designed for use in the creation of Shariah-compliant investment products and as a benchmark. The FTSE Bursa Malaysia EMAS Shariah Index, which is the other Shariah-compliant index in the series, is a broad benchmark for Shariah-compliant investors. See the index factsheet for more information.

What is FTSE Bursa Malaysia Emas Shariah index?

The FTSE Bursa Malaysia Hijrah Shariah Index is a tradable index which comprises the 30 largest companies in the FBM EMAS Index that meets the following triple screening process: FTSE’s global standards of free float, liquidity and investability. Yasaar’s international Shariah screening methodology.