In the analysis below, we'll use MSCI ESG ratings
LAGGARD (CCC/B): A company lagging its industry based on its high exposure and failure to
A company with a mixed or unexceptional track record of managing the most significant ESG risks
relative to industry peers
A company leading its industry in managing the most significant ESG risks and opportunities
By computing the ESG rating and ITR score for each company, we can classify companies into 4 groups:
True Leaders: Companies are combining strong ESG
Climate/ESG Leader: Companies are leaders either
in ESG or climate.
Average: Companies have average ESG and climate scores.
Laggards: Companies are laggards in either ESG
or climate scores.
These charts were inspired by a conversation with Christine Uri on LinkedIn(LinkedIn) about the possibility of
achieving ESG without sustainability and vice-versa. She was absolutely right.
Many thanks to MSCI ESG Ratings & Climate Search Tool for providing free access to this data. Here's the Oct-22 MSCI
Net Zero Tracker report with additional insights.