Press Releases — July 1, 2020

Qontigo Named ESG Index Provider Of The Year 2020

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Qontigo has received the 2020 ESG Index Provider of the Year award by Environmental Finance for its growing STOXX ESG index portfolio and the recently launched DAX 50 ESG index. It is part of this year’s Sustainable Investment Awards that recognize companies and individuals that have impacted the advancement of sustainable financing in the past year.

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“Being named ESG Index Provider of the Year is a great honor. This is the result of our commitment to facilitate a global transition to sustainable investing. This award proves that our index concepts are recognized by the market. We are offering a complete ESG ecosystem: Qontigo’s ESG index products are designed for easy adoption for many types of investors, and come to replace costly customized alternatives that are often less liquid,” said Stephan Flaegel, Global Head of Indices & Benchmarks at Qontigo.

According to Environmental Finance, the aim of the Sustainable Investment Awards, which were inaugurated last year, is to highlight notable asset managers, analysts and data providers integrating ESG across all asset classes, including fixed income, listed and private equity, debt funds, multi-asset funds, infrastructure funds and fund of funds. The full list of 2020 Sustainable Investment Awards winners can be found here: https://www.environmental-finance.com/content/awards/sustainable-investment-awards-2020/winners/

Environmental Finance is an online news and analysis service providing insight and knowledge on sustainable investment, green finance as well as people and companies active in environmental markets.