Amundi launches Japanese shares ETF with ESG focus

Amundi has launched a new ETF focused on Japanese shares with an ESG slant on Xetra and Börse Frankfurt.

With the Amundi Index MSCI Japan SRI UCITS ETF DR (C) investors can participate in the value development of shares of medium-sized and large Japanese companies which stand out due to their good environmental and social awareness and impeccable corporate governance (ESG criteria).

Companies whose products have a negative impact on the environment and society are excluded from the index. These include business areas with a significant impact on fossil fuels.