Suzano included within BM&FBovespa Corporate Sustainability Index for seventh consecutive year
December 16, 2011
– Suzano Pulp and Paper was chosen to be part of the BM&FBovespa Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE) portfolio for the 7th consecutive year.
The portfolio is made up of 51 shares from 38 companies and it comes into effect on January 2, 2011 and is valid until December 31, 2012. It represents 18 different industries with a total market value of R$ 961 billion, i.e. 43.72% of the total value of companies listed on BM&FBOVESPA (on Nov. 23, 2011).
The ISE represents the return of a portfolio made up of shares from companies with the best performance in all the dimensions that measure corporate sustainability. The objective of the index is to be a reference for socially responsible investments and to influence good practices in the Brazilian business environment.
In all, the 182 companies that hold the most liquid shares traded on the stock exchange were invited to take part in the selection process. Of the 182 companies, 54 answered the questionnaire developed by the Sustainability Research Center (GVCes) of the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV-EAESP) School of Business Management.
To see the new ISE portfolio, please visit www.bmfbovespa.com.br.