August 30, 2019
Fujikura Ltd. (President & CEO: Masahiko Ito) was selected for the third consecutive year for the FTSE4Good Index Series and the FTSE Blossom Japan Index, which are global indices of ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) investment.
Designed by FTSE Russel, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange and global leading company in the construction and management of ESG indices, constituents of the FTSE4Good Index Series, a global investment index, comprise companies demonstrating strong ESG practices. It is widely used for creating and evaluating investment funds and financial instruments that focus on ESG. In addition, the FTSE Blossom Japan Index specializes in selecting Japanese companies with excellent performance in ESG practices. It is employed by the Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF), the world's largest Japanese pension management organization, for its ESG investments.
The Fujikura Group will further promote ESG with the aim of achieving both a sustainable society and continuous corporate development through “Tsunagu” Technology.
The Fujikura Group's ESG initiatives (integrated report) can be viewed at the following URL: