Plus500 Releases New ESG Trading Suite

Top-rated broker, Plus500, has launched a new ESG trading suite. The latest products and tools reflect the growing interest in socially responsible investing.

ESG Impact Indices

The new indices span increasingly popular sectors, including global warming reduction, poverty reduction, and sustainable resources. In total, there are five new indices, allowing traders to build a diverse portfolio.

  • Global Warming Reduction Index – Monitors US companies involved in the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions
  • Quality Of Life Index – Monitors US companies involved in increasing consumers’ quality of life
  • Sustainable Resources Index – Monitors US companies involved in enhancing resource sustainability
  • Poverty Reduction Index – Monitors US companies involved in initiatives to reduce poverty
  • Diversity and Inclusion Index – Monitors US companies involved in improving inclusion for overlooked parts of society

The broker’s ESG Impact Indices are available on the OTC trading platform and share dealing solution.

ESG Scoring

Plus500 has also added data-driven scoring so that investors can assess firms across Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations.

The ratings range from 1 to 10 and are compiled in partnership with data analytics provider, FactSet. They essentially offer a view of a stock or index’s ability to create returns over the long term.

Plus500 CEO, David Zruia, commented on the new offering: “We know that our customers are increasingly interested in ESG investing and trading and want to better understand the level of sustainability that companies are meeting before making a decision.”

About Plus500

Plus500 is a respected broker listed on the London Stock Exchange. The group is also globally regulated, holding licenses with the FCA, CySEC, ASIC, MAS and FSCA, among other reputable agencies.

Thousands of CFDs are available on global assets, from major forex pairs and commodities to indices and ETFs. Trading opportunities on cryptocurrencies are also available depending on your location and local regulations.

Our team particularly rate the user-friendly WebTrader. The in-house trading platform allows traders to build watchlists, overlay technical indicators on graphs with various timeframes, and open and close trades in a few clicks. It offers an intuitive and complete trading experience.

Sign up with Plus500 today to access the new ESG trading suite.

Established in 2008 and headquartered in Israel, Plus500 is a prominent brokerage that boasts over 25 million registered traders in over 50 countries. Specializing in CFD trading, the company offers an intuitive, proprietary platform and mobile app. It maintains competitive spreads and does not charge commissions or deposit or withdrawal fees. Plus500 also continues to shine as one of the most trusted brokers with licenses from reputable regulators, including the FCA, ASIC and CySEC.

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