V.E, part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, has updated its Best Emerging Market Performers ranking as of July 2021. This ranking is comprised of the best performing companies listed in Developing markets and which social responsibility approaches are the most advanced in a reference universe of 843 companies from 31 different countries. The composition of this ranking is updated twice a year.
The companies selected in this review are listed in 17 countries and belong to 22 different sectors. Their 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 ranking highlights a selection of issuers from emerging markets based on their ESG performance and independently from the volatility of their affiliation to frontier zones defined by the major index providers.
The Equitics assessment model rates each company on nearly 330 indicators. Companies that are the subject of controversy on critical issues involving social responsibility and that do not supply comprehensive public information on corrective measures taken or discussions they may have entered into with stakeholders regarding such controversies, are excluded.
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