FTSE Russell expands China coverage

FTSE Russell has expanded its coverage of ESG ratings for Chinese securities.

China A Share coverage in FTSE Russell’s ESG ratings and data model for Chinese securities has risen by 800 bringing the total to 1800. Meanwhile, coverage of Japanese small caps rated for ESG has now risen to 1300. Across the Asia Pacific region over 4300 securities are now included in FTSE Russell’s sustainable investment analysis covering climate, screenings and ESG Ratings.