ONO Selected for the DJSI World Index and DJSI Asia Pacific Index for the Second Consecutive Year
Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Osaka, Japan; President, Representative Director: Gyo Sagara, “ONO”) announced that it has been selected for the index component of the “Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) World Index” and “DJSI Asia Pacific Index” for the second consecutive year, the world leading investment index, environmental, social and governance (ESG ).
DJSI World Index selects the top 10% of companies in each industry.
ONO continues to contribute to society, and work to contribute to the realization of a sustainable society by discovering and developing innovative pharmaceutical products.
The DJSI is an index jointly developed by S&P Dow Jones in the U.S. and RobecoSAM in Switzerland. The companies’ activities are analyzed in terms of the three aspects of economy, environment and society, and companies evaluated with excellent sustainability are selected as an index component every year. For detailed information on DJSI's evaluation methods and criteria, please refer to the website: https://www.spglobal.com/esg/csa/ .