Vigeo Eiris published the Emerging Market 70 ranking
The Emerging Market 70 Ranking is comprised of the 70 best performing companies from a reference universe of 800 companies from 31 emerging countries.
This ranking is based on the analysis of companies, using the Equitics* methodology, which was developed in 2004 by Vigeo (now Vigeo Eiris since 2015).
The 70 selected companies are listed in 15 countries, belong to 29 sectors and employ more than 2 million people. Their global scores are the highest of their universe in the fields of human rights, decent employment practices, environmental protection, corporate governance, business ethics and contributions to social and economic development in areas where they operate.
This Emerging 70 ranking replaces the Euronext Vigeo Emerging 70 index that was launched on June 22nd, 2015.
This new ranking allows us to highlight an advanced selected of issuers from emerging markets, independently from the volatility of their affiliation to frontier zones defined by the major index providers.
The composition of this ranking is available here. It will be updated every six months.
*Exclusive analytical methodology of Vigeo : « Equitics »