On June 22, SynTao Green Finance officially launched its ESG ratings (SynTaoGF-ESG) on the ESG Dashboard of Bloomberg Intelligence, making it the first Chinese ESG rating agency to have its data listed on Bloomberg.
On June 22, SynTao Green Finance officially launched its ESG ratings (SynTaoGF-ESG) on the ESG Dashboard of Bloomberg Intelligence, making it the first Chinese ESG rating agency to have its data listed on Bloomberg. By partnering with Bloomberg, SynTao GF continues to provide ESG ratings and ESG data services to global institutional clients. Following the onboarding of ESG Dashboard of Bloomberg, SynTao GF will hold a series of ESG themed seminars and events to provide global institutional investors with more thorough analysis of the ESG responsible investment in China and the overall ESG performance of Chinese companies.
Based on over 12 years of ESG research experience, SynTao GF launched SynTaoGF ESG Rating Methodology in 2015, which integrates international ESG standards with China's environmental and social macro development in order to arrive at a comprehensive and more distinctive evaluation of the ESG performance. Thus, we collect and include as much as possible available information concerning environmental, social and governance, so that investors gain a clear understanding of the ESG management effectiveness and the ESG risk exposure of their portfolio companies.
In recent years, combining its profound expertise with NLP artificial intelligence technology such as Knowledge Graph, SynTao GF has continuously expanded the scope coverage of its ESG database. Its ESG Risk Radar System and STAR ESG Database cover all A-shares, Hong Kong stocks included in the stock connect schemes, and non-public bond issuers, amounting to 7,000 companies in total. SynTao GF provides professional ESG data services to both domestic and global asset owners and asset management institutions through SaaS. A number of ESG indices and ESG-themed investment products launched to the market by domestic and overseas institutional investors have employed SynTao GF ESG data.
In addressing climate change and achieving carbon neutrality goals, SynTao GF has introduced climate risk assessment model and carbon neutrality quantitative model to provide reliable data support for financial institutions to conduct asset-level climate risk stress tests and formulate decarbonization roadmaps.
On July 15, SynTao GF will host China SIF Summer Summit in Beijing, featuring ESG Investing for Carbon Neutrality, with participants from both domestic and abroad. China SIF is an NGO with its mission to promote responsible investment and green finance, which was initiated by SynTao GF in 2012.
SynTao GF will continue to work closely with Bloomberg as well as other stakeholders, to support and contribute to sustainable investment.