The SGI European ESG Champions Index aims to replicate the performance of a basket of stocks whose environmental, social and governance (ESG) rating is the best in their sector in order to seek a positive financial impact.
50 stocks are selected from the "SRI Beyond Integration" universe published by Societe Generale SRI/ESG research. They are chosen according to their outperformance in terms of ESG score compared to the median score of companies in the same sector. Stocks are equally weighted within the index.
The SGI European ESG Champions Index is the exclusive property of Societe Generale. Societe Generale has signed a contract with Solactive AG wherein Solactive AG undertakes to calculate and maintain the Index. The Index is not sponsored, promoted, sold or supported in any other manner by Solactive AG nor does Solactive AG offer any express or implicit guarantee or assurance either with regard to the results of using the Index and/or Index trade mark or the Index Level at any time or in any other respect.