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FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series,2015

South Africa Current 2015

The FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index Series offers an objective methodology that further promotes the aims of stimulating greater transparency by corporates on ESG considerations, and enabling investors to integrate these considerations into investment and stewardship.

Issuer name

Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE)

More information

As part of the evolution of the JSE’s work through the SRI Index, the JSE has adopted the FTSE ESG Ratings methodology, published ground rules and a company information session document.

Reporting resources


Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

Integrated/sustainability report

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services, Water, Pollution, Climate & GHG emissions, Supplier Environmental Assessment

ESG coverage- S (Social)

Human Rights, Employment Conditions, Policies and Practices, Product & Services Responsibility

ESG coverage- G (Governance)

Accountability, Anti-Corruption and Anti-Competitive Behaviour




South Africa


Africa & Middle East

Date of publication


Issuer type

Stock Exchange

Reporting requirements

Index questionnaires

Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


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