The FTSE Divest-Invest Index Series is designed to combine fossil fuel divestment with thematic investment in low carbon and green solutions. By excluding companies from certain fossil fuel sectors and replacing them with companies that provide products that are helping to enable to the transition to green economy, the indexes provide the basis for investing according to “divest-invest” principles.
Data is sourced from FTSE Russell’s Green Revenues model, and is designed to capture changes in the revenue mix of companies as their business models shift to the delivery of goods, products and services that allow the world to adapt to, mitigate or remediate the impacts of climate change, resource depletion and environmental erosion.
Index rules should be read in conjunction with supportingFTSE Russell noticesThese notices advise of advance changes in index methodology, which may not be reflected in index rules until the change effective date. The notices may also communicate revisions in index treatment in the period up to a rule change.