Ratings agency launches global eco index
Posted by ecoshift on January 8, 2008
Ratings agency launches global eco index : Mail & Guardian Online
07 January 2008
Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) on Monday announced the launch of a new investable index for investors seeking exposure to environmentally responsible investment strategies.
The S&P Global Eco Index provides diversified, liquid exposure to 30 of the largest publicly listed companies operating in ecology-related industries, including clean energy production, water utilities and infrastructure, timber, environmental services and waste management.