Nasdaq release ESG Footprint

Nasdaq has launched ESG Footprint, a platform allowing investors to compare the ESG impact of different companies.

Nasdaq says ESG Footprint analyzes the sustainable characteristics of 13,000 globally listed companies providing investors with analytics to help with portfolio construction and risk management. Features allow for the building of global portfolios tilted toward higher-scoring ESG companies and for comparing an ESG ranking for a company in a given portfolio against its peers.