Understand your investment impact

Discover the social and environmental impact of 50,000 companies

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Introduction

Util brings impact data to global public markets.

Research any listed company. Screen for any equity universe. Report on any portfolio.

Created for global investors, Util's data is unmatched in scope. For each of the 50,000 companies in our universe, we capture positive and negative impacts on 2,000 metrics underpinning the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.

We don’t rely on disclosures or opinions. Instead, we apply natural language processing to 120 million peer-reviewed publications to gather scientific consensus about the impacts of every business activity.

Reliable

Companies are evaluated in terms of business activities, with conclusions derived from expert consensus, resulting in transparent data that you and your clients can trust.

Consistent

Every listed company in the world is subject to the same methodology, resulting in the largest impact dataset for public markets: one that allows like-for-like comparisons.

Sophisticated

We capture the positive and negative impacts of every company on the 17 UN SDGs and 2,000 sustainability themes, so you can measure companies and stocks in a variety of ways.

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Methodology
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News

Best Sustainable Investment Research & Ratings Provider
Investment Week Sustainable Investment Awards, 2022

September 2022: Util was delighted to win the award for Best Sustainable Investment Research & Ratings Provider of the year at the Investment Week Sustainable Investment Awards 2022.

Util received a commendation for Sustainable Investment Thought Leadership Paper for its 2021 research report, 'How SDG is ESG? Putting Sustainable Funds to the Util Test', the findings of which were covered by the Financial Times and Bloomberg on publication.

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Action

Objectively evaluate the impact of individual products and services.

Evaluate the real-world impact of any listed company, by seeing what percentage of its revenue positively and negatively aligns to any sustainability theme. You can dig into the impact of individual products and services.

Accurately compare the performance of 50,000 companies.

Compare the impact of any company, across any geography, market and industry. We provide side-by-side comparisons of each company’s performance on every sustainability theme.

Benchmark companies against industries.

Benchmark the impact of companies against sector averages for both positive and negative revenue alignment. We also provide ‘leader’ and ‘laggard’ rankings within each sector and for each SDG.

Review a company's historical performance.  

Review the year-on-year evolution, going back five years, of a company or portfolio's positive and negative impact on each sustainability theme. You can also compare a company’s evolution against that of its peers.

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Impact analysis

Discover how the world’s most famous indexes perform on the SDGs.

Dow Jones Industrial Average

FTSE 100

EURO STOXX 50