Thomson Reuters have joined the ranks of information providers for investors to provide extensive sustainability, or Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), data. The Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Ratings (TRCRR) ESG Portal was launched in April 2014.
It reviews about 225 key performance indicators and more than 500 data points. The TRCRR ESG Portal “affixes ESG ratings to more than 4,600 public companies worldwide constituting more than $47 trillion (91.3%) in global market cap.”
Besides ESG data, the portal also provides a suite of 12 ESG-focused indices.
Aimed at the investing public, besides the target markets of financial institutions and money managers, financial advisors can access the portal for $600 yearly or $59 monthly.
Full article from Financial Advisors http://www.fa-mag.com/news/new-esg-tool-for-advisors-18366.html
Thomson Reuters ESG Research Data http://thomsonreuters.com/esg-research-data/