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14 October 2021

SET announced SCGP certification in 2021 Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list

SET announced SCGP certification in 2021 Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announced that SCGP is one of the Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list of 2021. The announcement reaffirms SCGPs continual commitment to sustainable business operation under the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, suggesting that SCGP has readiness and good risk management practices, is adaptive and competitive with its business and social innovations, and place importance on taking care of stakeholders as well as communities and society. The 2021 list contains 146 listed companies, up from 124 in the previous year. These companies in THSI list had the market value of THB 12.48 trillion, as of 30th September 2021, representing 66 percent of the combined SET and mai market capitalizations.

 

Getting to know Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) and creating sustainable investment opportunities in the capital market

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has launched the 2021 Thailand Sustainability Investment (THSI) list since 2015, which contains Thai listed companies that adhere to the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles. These listed companies are selected based on their responses to the sustainability assessment questionnaires with categories of indicators covering the issues that interest local and international investors. The Sustainable Investment Committee, consisting of experts and agencies in the capital market, determines the transparent selection processes.

Stocks of the listed companies in THIS list are from the companies with sustainability potential in their business operation. They are adaptive to changes and have prepared for emerging risks with clear directions and precise management practices, which reflects their ability to create business opportunities and readiness to cope with global trends. This bring confidence to investors who are interested in sustainable investment