External Evaluations

Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) Indices and CSR Ratings for which the AGC Group is Being Selected "Status of Ratings / SRI Surveys"

The main Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) indices and CSR ratings for which the AGC Group has been selected are as follows.

Index name Selected content Date selected
EcoVadis
Holistic Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) ratings service of companies, delivered via a global cloud-based platform
EcoVadis
Selected for the
AGC’s Chiba Plant and Kashima Plant received Highest “GOLD” rating that is awarded to the top 5% of companies in the overall survey.

December 2017

FTSE Blossom Japan Index
The Index is designed to measure the performance of Japanese companies that demonstrate strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices.
FTSE
Selected for the
FTSE Blossom Japan Index

June 2017

MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index
MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index The 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 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance.
MSCI 2018Constituent MSCI Select Leaders Index
THE INCLUSION OF AGC Inc. 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 AGC Inc. 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.
Selected for the
MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index

June 2017

FTSE4Good Index Series
A SRI index created by the
global index provider FTSE Russell (England)
FTSE4Good Index Series
Selected for the
FTSE4Good Index Series

June 2017

Ethibel Investment Register
A SRI index produced by
the NPO Forum ETHIBEL (Belgium)
Ethibel Investment Register
Included in the Ethibel
PIONEER Investment
Register, the highest
ranked Ethibel register

December 2015

Euronext Vigeo World 120 index
A SRI index jointly produced by the SRI
assessment firm Vigeo Eiris (France, England)
and NYSE Euronext (U.S.)
Euronext Vigeo World 120 index
Included as one of 120 companies worldwide
(15 Japanese companies
included)
December 2015
MSCI ESG Leaders indexes
An index which is selected by high ESG
(Environment, Social, and Governance)
evaluation firms in each sector developed
by Morgan Stanley Capital International
(United States)
MSCI 2018Constituent MSCI ESG Leaders Indexes
TTHE INCLUSION OF AGC Inc. 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 AGC Inc. 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.
Selected for inclusion in
MSCI Global Sustainability
Indexes
(148 Japanese companies
included)
Name changed from "MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes" in 2017
June 2015
Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI)
A SRI index for Japanese companies
produced by Morningstar Japan
Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI)
Included as one of 150
companies in the MS-SRI
index
Public announcement of ratings concluded in 2018
January 2016