Yes Bank, India's Fifth largest private sector bank, continues to be the first and only Indian Bank to be selected as an index component on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for the third consecutive years.
"It is a matter of great institutional pride to be selected in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index, for the third time sequentially. It is a true testament to Yes Bank's uncompromising focus on corporate governance, risk management, prioritizing ESG performance and mainstreaming sustainability in the Indian banking sector, through cutting-edge solutions in climate and environmental finance and community impact," said Rana Kapoor, MD & CEO, Yes Bank.
The Emerging Market Index for 2017 comprises of 91 companies from 14 emerging economies, including China, Brazil, South Africa and Taiwan. The selection is effective from September 18, 2017, and would be valid for one year.