Outside Evaluation of Our Sustainability

Outside Evaluation of Our Sustainability

External Recognition

DENSO is highly evaluated of their actions about ESG (environment, society, corporate governance) and becomes the constituent of an index of both domestic and foreign socially responsible investment (SRI) or the fund.

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FTSE4 Good Index Series

One of the indexes calculated by the London Stock Exchange—owned FTSE Group that selects component stocks based on their ESG performance, specifically, environmental management, climate change mitigation, human rights and workers' rights, supply chain labor standards, and bribery and corruption prevention.

FTSE Russell (the trading name of FTSE International Limited and Frank Russell Company) confirms that Denso Corporation has been independently assessed according to the FTSE4Good criteria, and has satisfied the requirements to become a constituent of the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by the global index provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. The FTSE4Good indices are used by a wide variety of market participants to create and assess responsible investment funds and other products.

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FTSE4 Blossom Japan Index

DENSO CORPRATION announces it has been included in the FTSE Blossom Japan Index. Created by the global index company FTSE Russell, the FTSE Blossom Japan Index is designed as an industry neutral benchmark that reflects the performance of companies demonstrating strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) 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 ESG Leaders Indexes

MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes

The MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes are offered by the U.S.-based finance company MSCI Inc. These indexes recognize companies that are highly evaluated for their ESG-related initiatives.

  • MSCI Japan ESG Leaders Indexes

MSCI Japan ESG Leaders Indexes

The MSCI Japan ESG Leaders Indexes are also offered by MSCI Inc.
These indexes select companies by industry that are highly evaluated for their ESG-related initiatives from among the companies included in the MSCI Japan IMI Top 500 Index.

THE INCLUSION OF DENSO CORPORATION IN ANY MSCI INDEX, AND THE USE OF MSCI LOGOS, TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS OR INDEX NAMES HEREIN, DO NOT CONSTITUTE A SPONSORSHIP, ENDORSEMENT OR PROMOTION OF DENSO CORPORATION 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

  • Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global

Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global

The Ethibel Excellence Investment Register is an investment universe operated by Forum ETHIBEL, a Belgium-based NGO. Its index comprises companies that display good performance from a CSR perspective.

Denso Corp. has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index(ESI) Excellence Global since 08/05/2020.

  • VigeoEiris

VigeoEiris

ESG evaluation company leading the global ESG research market

 

DENSO has developed a Framework for Green, Social and Sustainability Bond and  obtained an independent Second Party Opinion (SPO) from Vigeo Eiris, the leading European rating and research agency.DENSO will promote sustainability management and strengthen financing activities for projects that contribute to solving environmental and social issues. 

 

Other Evaluations

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New Diversity Management Selection 100

In 2016, DENSO received this award, which is given to companies that are improving corporate value via initiatives to maximize diverse human resources through diversity management.

  • Health & Productivity Stock

Health & Productivity Stock

This program, which is jointly promoted by the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Nippon Kenko Kaigi (Japan Health Council), is not restricted to listed companies and recognizes large corporations that implement superior health and productivity management in collaboration with health insurers. DENSO has been recognized for four consecutive years, beginning in 2017.

  • Superior Health & Productivity Companies (the White 500) Program

Superior Health & Productivity Companies (the White 500) Program

This program, which is jointly promoted by the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Nippon Kenko Kaigi (Japan Health Council), is not restricted to listed companies and recognizes large corporations that implement superior health and productivity management in collaboration with health insurers. DENSO has been recognized for four consecutive years, beginning in 2017.

Ranking for Sustainability

Title
(Conducted by)
FY2020 FY2019 FY2018 FY2017 FY2016
 Best 200 in CSR【Japan】
(Toyo Keizai Inc.)
27th 9th 7th 8th 6th