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At S&P Dow Jones Indices, our role can be described in one word: essential. We’re the largest global resource for essential index-based concepts, data and research, and home to iconic financial market indicators, such as the S&P 500® and the Dow Jones Industrial Average®. More assets are invested in products based on our indices than based on any other provider in the world; with over 1,000,000 indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices defines the way people measure and trade the markets. We provide essential intelligence that helps investors identify and capitalize on global opportunities.

Trucost is part of S&P Dow Jones Indices. A leader in carbon and environmental data and risk analysis, Trucost assesses risks relating to climate change, natural resource constraints, and broader environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors. Companies and financial institutions use Trucost intelligence to understand their ESG exposure to these factors, inform resilience and identify transformative solutions for a more sustainable global economy. S&P Global’s commitment to environmental analysis and product innovation allows us to deliver essential ESG investment-related information to the global marketplace.

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White Papers / Research from S&P Dow Jones Indices

  • SPIVA® Europe Scorecard download

    S&P Dow Jones Indices has been the de facto scorekeeper of the ongoing active versus passive debate since the first publication of the S&P Indices Versus Active Funds U.S. Scorecard in 2002. 

  • SPIVA Europe Mid-Year 2017 Scorecard: Active Versus Passive – Consistency Is Key

    It’s that time of the year and the highly anticipated SPIVA Europe Mid-Year 2017 Scorecard is out.  European active fund managers are no doubt apprehensively looking to see how their industry is competing with the performance of their respective S&P DJI benchmark indices.

  • DJSI Push Companies to Achieve the SDGs

    On Sept. 7, 2017, RobecoSAM and S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) announced the results of the annual rebalancing of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). 

  • Playing catch-up: investors lag behind corporations in adopting sustainability principles

    When I was a teenager growing up in Basel, I witnessed first-hand one of the events that put sustainability thinking on the agendas of the corporate landscape. On November 1, 1986, I was woken up by loud sirens. A disastrous fire had broken out at a chemical plant warehouse. Over 1,000 tons of agrochemical product and quicksilver had caught fire. 

  • Carbon Exposure of Smart Beta Indices

    Carbon emission awareness has been gaining greater prominence on many market participants’ radar as they continue to seek and demand carbon emission information and related risks for companies associated with climate change. 

View more White Papers / Research from S&P Dow Jones Indices

Analysis from IPE

  • ESG: Counting carbon

    Susanna Rust delves into the realm of emissions measurement in an increasingly carbon-sensitive world

  • Commodity prices on the rebound

    After hitting a low earlier this year, are commodity prices on the brink of a sustained rise? Daniel Ben-Ami investigates

  • Behind Chinese walls

    Liyu Zeng and Priscilla Luk analyse the challenges in designing a benchmark to measure the performance of both offshore and onshore listed companies

  • Index Providers: Benchmark bonanza

    The rapid growth and popularity of new of multi-factor smart beta strategies are fuelling the creation of a plethora of indices

  • Pension funds: the active versus passive dilemma

    The role of asset managers is in the spotlight as institutional investors question whether active asset management achieves better results than passive strategies

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  • spiva europe scorecard

    SPIVA® Europe Scorecard

    White papersMon, 2 Oct 2017

    S&P Dow Jones Indices has been the de facto scorekeeper of the ongoing active versus passive debate since the first publication of the S&P Indices Versus Active Funds U.S. Scorecard in 2002. 

  • spiva europe mid year 2017 scorecard

    SPIVA Europe Mid-Year 2017 Scorecard: Active Versus Passive – Consistency Is Key

    White papersMon, 25 Sep 2017

    It’s that time of the year and the highly anticipated SPIVA Europe Mid-Year 2017 Scorecard is out.  European active fund managers are no doubt apprehensively looking to see how their industry is competing with the performance of their respective S&P DJI benchmark indices.

  • djsi push companies to achieve the sdgs

    DJSI Push Companies to Achieve the SDGs

    White papersThu, 21 Sep 2017

    On Sept. 7, 2017, RobecoSAM and S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) announced the results of the annual rebalancing of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). 

  • investors lag behind corporations in adopting sustainability principles

    Playing catch-up: investors lag behind corporations in adopting sustainability principles

    White papersWed, 13 Sep 2017

    When I was a teenager growing up in Basel, I witnessed first-hand one of the events that put sustainability thinking on the agendas of the corporate landscape. On November 1, 1986, I was woken up by loud sirens. A disastrous fire had broken out at a chemical plant warehouse. Over 1,000 tons of agrochemical product and quicksilver had caught fire. 

  • carbon exposure of smart beta indices

    Carbon Exposure of Smart Beta Indices

    White papersWed, 6 Sep 2017

    Carbon emission awareness has been gaining greater prominence on many market participants’ radar as they continue to seek and demand carbon emission information and related risks for companies associated with climate change. 

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