S&P launches ESG scores based on SAM data

S&P Global has launched  ESG Scores, ratings based on SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment data.

The SAM data was originally formulated by Robeco prior to the sale of Robeco’s SAM ESG ratings to S&P in January. The scores cover 20 years of data and a total of 7,300 companies based on the SAM proprietary Corporate Sustainability Assessment. S&P Global ESG Scores are delivered via S&P’s Xpressfeed.