The iSTOXX® Global Ethical Select 30 Index is comprised of 30 liquid stocks with low volatility and high dividend yield that are selected from a pool of companies that are in alignment with the moral and social teachings of the Christian religion (social, environmental, ethical and economic responsibility). Industry and country filters are applied in the selection process to ensure diversification.
Companies that are in contravention of the UN Global Compact Principles or are involved in Con-troversial Weapons activities, as identified by Sustainalytics, are excluded. Additionally, companies involved in Weapons (Small Arms and Military Contracting), Animal Testing, Fur and Specialty Retail, Adult Entertainment, Alcoholic Beverages, Gambling, Tobacco, Abortion, Contraceptives, Human Embryonic Stem Cells, Genetically Modified Plants and Seeds, Pesticides, Palm Oil, Predatory Lending, Unconventional Oil & Gas (Arctic Oil and Gas Exploration, Oil Sands and Shale Energy), Conventional Oil & Gas, Thermal Coal, and Nuclear Power are also excluded.
Index Guides, Benchmark statement, and other reports are available under the Data tab.
Top 10 Components
|Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp.||Banks||SG|
|DBS Group Holdings Ltd.||Banks||SG|
|Royal Bank of Canada||Banks||CA|
|Sun Life Financial Inc.||Insurance||CA|
|Power Corp. of Canada||Insurance||CA|
|ZURICH INSURANCE GROUP||Insurance||CH|
|United Overseas Bank Ltd.||Banks||SG|