Business & CG Awards
Banpu Public Company Limited becomes a member of FTSE4Good Index Series including FTSE4Good Emerging Index and FTSE4Good ASEAN 5 Index. Certified by FTSE Russell, a global provider of benchmarks, analytics, and data solutions, Banpu received an outstanding rating for its efforts in “Environment” and “Biodiversity”. The certification emphasizes Banpu’s commitment in adhering to doing business under ESG principles and confirming its leadership in sustainability on an international level.
The Company was listed as a member of two of the FTSE Index Series at the same time. It is a testament to Banpu’s commitment and determination in doing business aligning to ESG principles to create a net positive impact on the ecosystem while driving business growth together with the well-being of our society. Banpu also focuses on operating business with transparency, ethics, and fairness is what enables us to thrive sustainably to delivering long-term rewards to our stakeholders, maintaining business growth, and truly taking care of our society and environment.
About FTSE Russell
FTSE Russell is a global provider of benchmarks, analytics, and data solutions with multi-asset capabilities. FTSE Russell provides domestic index and work alongside more than 20 stock exchanges around the world. The FTSE4Good Emerging Index is designed to measure the performance of companies in emerging markets. Its criteria development is overseen by the independent FTSE Russell ESG Advisory committee. As for FTSE4Good ASEAN 5 Index, its constituents are selected and screened in accordance with transparent and defined Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria. The index has been designed to identify companies with recognized corporate responsibility practices, listed on the leading ASEAN financial markets. Indexes designed by FTSE Russell are used extensively by institutional and retail investors globally with aims for investment strategy analysis, turnover assessment, asset allocation, and risk management, as well as creating index reference fund. Please click on the following link www.ftserussell.com/products/indices/ftse4good to find more information.
Banpu Public Company Limited has received “Gold Class” award in Coal & Consumable Fuels sector for the sixth consecutive year from the sustainability ranking by Robeco Sustainable Asset Management (RobecoSAM) which is a specialist in sustainability assessment of global listed companies.
Banpu has also received “SAM Industry Mover” award for the fourth years since the Company, within the top of its industry, has achieved the largest proportional improvement in its sustainability performance compared to the previous year.
This recognition demonstrates Banpu’s outstanding sustainability performance compared to other international companies in the same industry and affirms the Company’s commitment to conduct its business following ESG principles – Environmental, Social and Governance – to support the Company’s business growth as well as generate benefits and returns for all stakeholders.
About RobecoSAM Sustainability Award
Every year since 2004, RobecoSAM has annouced the companies’ sustainability performance in each industry annually in RobecoSAM Sustainability Yearbook. Please click on the following link (www.yearbook.robecosam.com) to find more information.