The iSTOXX PPF Responsible SDG Index is designed to target increased exposure to securities in Developed Markets which positively contribute to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals 3 (Good Health and Well-Being), 7 (Affordable and Clean Energy), 11 (Sustainable Cities and Communities), 12 (Responsible Consumption and Production) and 13 (Climate Action). The index excludes companies which are obstructive to these goals and targets a carbon intensity reduction of 30% vs its benchmark. The weighting of constituent securities is determined through an optimization process that is designed to improve targeted SDG exposures while limiting benchmark deviation.
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Top 10 Components
|ALPHABET CLASS C||Technology||US|
|ALPHABET INC. CL A||Technology||US|
|Johnson & Johnson||Health Care||US|
|VISA Inc. Cl A||Industrial Goods and Services||US|
|Merck & Co. Inc.||Health Care||US|
|Toyota Motor Corp.||Automobiles and Parts||JP|
|Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.||Health Care||US|
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