Aisin Group selected as constituent of FTSE4Good Index Series
Jul. 10, 2020
Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Kariya, Aichi Prefecture; President: Kiyotaka Ise) announced today that is was selected as a constituent of the "FTSE4Good Index Series" and "FTSE Blossom Japan Index," which are the most representative environmental, social and governance (ESG) practice indicators in the world.
Both the FTSE4Good Index Series and FTSE Blossom Japan Index were designed to measure performance of companies that demonstrate strong ESG. The FTSE Blossom Japan Index was developed with input from the Japanese Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) in 2017 for ESG investment. FTSE Blossom Japan Index is constructed so that industry weights align with the Japanese equity market and uses globally established FTSE4Good Index Inclusion Rules, which are drawn from existing international standards including the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Since its establishment, the Aisin Group has adhered to the corporate principle of "Quality First," and has sought to offer appealing products that meet customers' needs. Furthermore, upholding our corporate principles of "Contributing to the advancement of society" and "Harmony with society and nature," the Group promotes implementation of corporate behavior that helps create a sustainable society.