DAX® 50 ESG tracks the performance of the 50 largest German companies listed on the Regulated Market of Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange), that have good ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) scores. Only companies in the HDAX® are eligible for inclusion in the DAX 50 ESG. Companies must pass standardized ESG filters related to Sustainalytics Global Standards Screening, involvement in controversial weapons, military contracting, nuclear power, thermal coal and tobacco production.
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Three different DAX benchmarks to build distinct German ESG portfolios
Investors can access three different German benchmarks that follow an ESG strategy designed to meet specific needs and responsible objectives, and that have the same rules and transparency characteristics as the blue-chip DAX index.