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ESG Disclosures for Indexes pursuant to the EU and UK Benchmark Regulations
The UK and EU Benchmark Regulations require benchmark administrators to publish specified ESG metrics for UK or EU regulated ESG indexes and to make certain ESG related disclosures in the methodologies for these UK or EU regulated indexes, as the case may be.
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The ESG metrics and the methodology disclosures are based on the methodology disclosures are based on the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2020/1816, as it forms part of UK domestic law by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018.
MSCI Limited is the benchmark administrator for the MSCI ESG Indexes under the UK Benchmark Regulation.
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