ONO Selected for the DJSI World Index and DJSI Asia Pacific Index for Three Straight Years
Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Osaka, Japan; President and CEO: Gyo Sagara, “ONO”) announced that it was selected for the index component of the “Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World Index” and “DJSI Asia Pacific Index” for three straight years, the world’s leading investment index, environmental, social and governance (ESG). DJSI world Index selects the top 10% of companies in each industry. The top seven companies in the pharmaceutical sector, including ONO were selected as constituents.
ONO continues to contribute to society, and work toward 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/.