Sustainable Stock Exchange
|Partnering with the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative|
On July 14, 2014, the Stock Exchange of Thailand joined the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative, jointly launched by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD),United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact), United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) and United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) in 2009. Among other commitments, the organizers of this initiative were also committed to supporting stock exchanges to achieve the goals. The initiative aims at forming collaboration between exchanges, financial institutions and investors worldwide to enhance corporate transparency and ultimately positive impact on environmental, social and corporate governance issues, as well as encourage sustainable investment.
SET voluntarily commits, through dialogue with investors, companies and regulators, to promoting long-term sustainable investment and improved environmental, social and corporate governance disclosure and performance among companies listed on our exchange.