Intro - MSCI named climate data analytics leader by independent research firm
We are proud to be recognized for our market-leading capabilities as a net zero financial data and analytics provider by independent research firm Verdantix. The 2023 Verdantix benchmarking report underscores MSCI strengths in our breadth and depth of data and analytics; net zero portfolio optimization; climate transition risk valuations; climate change opportunities; carbon offsets and RECs; and net zero targets.
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2023 net zero financial data and analytics providers capabilities assessment
MSCI ranked ahead of all providers by achieving “market-leading capability” status in six of seven key categories:
Source: Verdantix Smart Innovators: Net Zero Financial Data And Analytics Providers by Adam Barnard with Ryan Skinner, September 2023
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Financial market firms face increasing demands for net-zero and climate impact reporting via TCFD and ISSB frameworks, shaping new foundations for comparison and decision making. They leverage our data, analytics and insights to support decision-making for financial product development, investment allocation, portfolio optimization and climate-related risk mitigation and valuations.Download report (PDF, 1.1 MB) (opens in a new tab)
Capabilities - MSCI named climate data analytics leader by independent research firm
MSCI capabilities at a glance
We collect 4,000 raw data points and 17,000 derived data for 12,000 companies from 300 public sources, representing 2 million news articles and 1 million documents per year (filings, AGM, etc.). The output includes 135,000 company reports and 60 million data points per year.1
Industry and Sector Data
MSCI has global industry experience, unique classifications, deep content data, models and platforms, thought leadership, coupled with strong local market presence.
Data modeling and value-added analytics derived from source data
We offer a variety of aggregated decision-useful data sets and value-at-risk metrics.
Net Zero Data
MSCI offers extensive data on Net Zero Targets, providing insights on decarbonization pathways and emissions trajectories with traceability back to the source.
Climate risk and opportunities
MSCI capabilities in climate risk and opportunity assessments cover 12,000 listed companies and 11 million synthetic locations.2
Carbon data and analytics
The completion of our acquisition of Trove Research, a carbon markets data and analytics specialist, enhances our ability to promote greater clarity and help clients manage carbon emissions in their portfolios.
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Footnotes - MSCI named climate data analytics leader by independent research firm
- 1 As of June 2023
- 2 As of June 2023