The DJSI indices are collaboratively maintained by the American-based S&P Dow Jones Indices* and RobecoSAM, a Swiss-based firm specializing in ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) research. The DJSI evaluates the sustainability performance of the world's leading companies using economic, environmental, and social criteria. Tokyo Electron (TEL) was selected for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index (DJSI Asia Pacific) for the second straight year.
* S&P Dow Jones Indices: S&P Dow Jones Indices is the world's largest provider of financial market indices. It provides various indices, including the S&P 500®.
RobecoSAM Sustainability Award 2018 Yearbook member
TEL was awarded RobecoSAM Sustainability Award 2018 Yearbook member.
The Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) in the U.K. selects companies around the world according to their environmental and corporate social responsibility record, and is a representative index for ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance). TEL has continued to be included in the FTSE4 Good Global Index since 2003.
“FTSE Blossom Japan Index”is designed as an industry neutral benchmark that reflects the performance of companies demonstrating strong ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) practices in Japan. FTSE Russell evaluations are based on performance in areas such as Corporate Governance, Health & Safety, Anti-Corruption and Climate Change. Businesses included in the “FTSE Blossom Japan Index” meet a variety of environmental, social and governance criteria.
MSCI World ESG Leaders Index
MSCI World ESG Leaders Index is a member of the MSCI Global Sustainability Index series which were developed by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) and are globally recognized indices for ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance).
*The inclusion of TEL Limited in any MSCI Index, and the use of MSCI logos, trademarks, service marks or Index naves herein, do not constitute a sponsorship, endorsement or promotion of TEL Limited by MSCI or any of its affiliates. The MSCI Indexes are the exclusive property of MSCI. MSCI and the MSCI Index names and logos are trademarks or service marks of MSCI or its affiliates.
MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index
MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index” targets 50% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization of each Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS®*) Sector and is designed to target companies that have high ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) performance.
“MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index” aims to target sector weights that reflect their relative weightings within the underlying indexes, to limit the systematic risk introduced by the ESG selection process. Overall, the index targets coverage of 50% of the underlying MSCI parent index.
*GICS: Global Industry Classification Standard
STOXX Global ESG Leaders indices
The STOXX Global ESG Leaders indices are a set of indices maintained by STOXX (a subsidiary of Deutsche Börse Group), a leading index provider in Europe.
Channel News Asia Sustainability Ranking
TEL was chosen as one of Asia's Top 100 companies in the 2016 Channel NewsAsia Sustainability Ranking, which identifies and honors Asia's leading sustainable companies from ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) viewpoints. The ranking is determined jointly by Channel NewsAsia (a Singapore-based TV news channel), CSR Asia (a CSR consulting firm), and Sustainalytics (a major ESG rating agency).
Notable awards and honors
|Category||Award / honor||Sponsor||Company|
|Communication / society||Top in precision equipment category in the 2017 Award for Excellence in Corporate Disclosure (Electric/Precision Sector)||The Securities Analysts Association of Japan||TEL|
|Letter of appreciation||Japan Student Services Organization||TEL|
|Tohoku University Fund Distinguished Contribution Award||Tohoku University||TEL|
|Presidential Commendation awarded at the 17th Foreign Company Day ceremony for contributing to the advancement of Korean industry through infusion of foreign capital||President Moon Jae-in||TEK|
|Environment / safety||Southern Iwate Regional Development Bureau Environmental Grand Prix||Southern Iwate Regional Development Bureau , Iwate Prefecture||TTS|
|CDP disclosure score Climate change: B・Water: B||CDP||TEL|
|Ranked 19th in the 21th Nikkei Environmental Management Survey||Nikkei Inc.||TEL|
|Product / industry||Appreciation plaque given for contributing to the success of IVC-20 (20th International Vacuum Congress)||The Korean Vacuum Society||TEK|
TEL: Tokyo Electron Limited
TEK: Tokyo Electron Korea Limited
TTS: Tokyo Electron Technology Solutions Limited
Major awards and evaluations in the past