SHANGHAI, September 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Lufax Holding Ltd (“Lufax” or the “Company”) (NYSE: LU), a leading technology-based personal financial services platform in China, today announced that the company will be added to the following FTSE ESG Low Carbon Select Indices, following the latest FTSE Russell Quarterly Review. These inclusions will be applied after the close of business on Friday, September 17, 2021 and will be effective on Monday, September 20, 2021:
- FTSE Emerging ESG Low Carbon Select Index
- FTSE Asia index excluding Japan ESG Low Carbon Select
“These are important milestones for Lufax, signifying the recognition of financial markets around the world for our sustainability efforts,” commented Guangheng Ji, president of the company. “Our goal is to become a benchmark of best practices in compliance and governance among Chinese companies listed abroad. As a technology-driven personal financial services platform, Lufax is committed to leveraging technological strength to promote green and inclusive finance and to implement a low-carbon development strategy. “
FTSE Russell, 100% owned by the London Stock Exchange Group, is a global index leader providing innovative benchmarking, analytics and data solutions to investors around the world. FTSE Russell calculates thousands of indices that measure and benchmark markets and asset classes in more than 70 countries, covering 98% of the global investment market. The expertise and products of the FTSE Russell Index are widely used by institutional and retail investors around the world. Approximately $ 16 trillion is currently benchmarked against the FTSE Russell Indices.
FTSE Russell’s ESG ratings measure the overall quality of a company’s management of ESG issues across more than 300 indicators, 14 themes and three pillars, including environmental, social and governance. The FTSE ESG Low Carbon Select Index Series, which uses FTSE Russell’s target exposure methodology, targets a 50% reduction in index-level carbon emissions, a 50% reduction in fossil fuel reserves and a 20% improvement in ESG scores at the index level. For more information, please refer to the Index page on the FTSE website at https://research.ftserussell.com/products/downloads/FTSE_ESG_Low_Carbon_Select_Index_Ground_Rules.pdf
About Lufax Holding Ltd
Lufax Holding Ltd is one of the leading technology-based personal financial services platform in China. Lufax Holding Ltd primarily uses its customer-centric product offerings and offline to online channels to provide retail credit facilitation services to small business owners and employees in China, as well as wealth management solutions. tailored to China’s rapidly growing middle class. The Company has implemented a unique, small-cap, star-shaped business model, combining specially designed technology applications, extensive data and financial services expertise to effectively deliver the right products to the right customers. For more information, please visit www.lufaxholding.com.
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