Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) metrics are the three central themes for measuring the sustainability and positive impact of an investment or business. These criteria help to better determine the future performance of companies.
Pressure from investors, employees and customers alike means that ESG factors have become critical metrics for success. Regulatory developments, alongside demands to reduce risk and to produce superior returns, is driving ESG into the mainstream.
Apex ESG Ratings was established to satisfy the need for a high quality, global, independent, end-to-end service for the private markets. Through data collection, scoring and rating companies, companies based on intelligent ESG data and insights, we aim to influence significant behavioral change and drive capital flow toward ESG performance.
- Outperformance. Purpose is the path to profit. Responsible business management and risk mitigation leads to a long-term competitive advantage.
- Climate change. Every business has a part to play. We need fast, innovative solutions to halt the accelerating damage to our planet.
- Regulatory and fiduciary duty. National and supranational governments and unions are regulating across the ESG universe. In tandem, investors are demanding better ESG disclosure. Be proactive and anticipate these changes.
- Shift to purpose. Employees increasingly want to work for an organization that proves they are purpose-driven with excellent governance. Recruitment, retention and motivation are key.
- Independent and rigorous. Data is collected and verified to ensure integrity and accuracy versus internationally respected standards, the UN Sustainable Development Goals, sector peers, and self-improvement over time.
- Private market specialists.The sector has unique ESG needs. As experts in this sector, our products are tailored to address such requirements. We aim to consolidate, not complicate the ESG universe.
- Online portal. Secure, intuitive, time-efficient and flexible web-based portal to manage all your ESG data and reporting in one place.
- Context & scale. The perfect balance of a global client base, served by local teams.
- Client-centric. With multiple product options, we can listen, assess and deliver to all client objectives.
- End-to-end solution. Our products cover the entire ESG journey. From initial scoping, through intelligent data collection, analysis and reporting, to advisory that drives ESG progress.
“A world class ESG Ratings and Advisory service that influences significant behavior change, driving capital flow toward ESG performance and better companies.”
“To impact business today, for a sustainable tomorrow.”
Product flexibility caters to the objectives of the client
Apex ESG Universe
Our unique, secure, intuitive platform ensures time-efficient data collection and delivers intelligent analysis and flexible reporting to our clients.
- User-friendly online data input, document upload, guidance and support
- Live workflow tracker per user
- Data processing with accurate and prompt analytics
- Benchmarking against international standards, UN SDGs, sector peers and self over time
- Tailored reporting for client portfolios and ESG analysis on each company
- Ability to drill-down into individual data points
- Identify ESG improvement opportunities and track progress along the E-Daption Curve
User friendly, accurate dashboards and reports deliver tailored ESG analysis to our clients.