The FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series is designed to represent the performance of South African companies, providing market participants with a comprehensive and complementary set of indices, which measure the performance of the major capital and industry segments of the South African market. The series allows market participants to track by market capitalisation, sector and alternative weighting methodologies such as Equal Weighting. A range of shareholder weighted and capped indices are also available
The FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series represents the performance of South African companies meeting defined ESG (environmental social and governance) performance thresholds. All companies in the FTSE All World Index that are also included in the FTSE/JSE Shareholder Weighted All Share are eligible for potential inclusion in these indexes subject to the ESG criteria based on the FTSE ESG Model. FTSE Russell is advised on the ESG methodology and its application by the independent FTSE Russell ESG Advisory Committee.