ESG 80 in the spotlight


Interview - Autumn 2020

Euronext ESG 80 Index Future: Empowering investors in the fight against climate change
Head of institutional derivatives at Euronext, Charlotte Alliot, discusses the launch of the exchange group’s ESG 80 index, and how futures based on the benchmark can provide investors with exposure to the sustainable economy in the Eurozone.

Full interview available on

Interview - 15 September 2020

Charlotte Alliot: « Index and Futures Euronext ESG 80 allow investors to invest in the 80 best performing ESG and best energy transition score listed companies in the euro zone »
According to Charlotte Alliot, Head of Institutional Derivatives, Euronext, the index ESG 80 improves the overall ESG score by 16.1% and the energy transition score by 26.2% compared to its benchmark.

Full interview available on

FIA MarketVoice
Article - 17 June 2020

Euronext launches futures on new ESG index
At launch, the futures contract is supported by market makers BNP Paribas, Société Générale, DRW and Optiver
Euronext has launched a futures contract based on 80 large cap companies in the Eurozone that have been selected for their performance related to the transition away from fossil fuels as well as environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

Full article available on

Structured Retail Products
Interview - 21 July 2020

Euronext: lack of futures contracts limits hedging
The exchange has collaborated with a group of banks and asset managers to launch a new Eurozone ESG index which will be the base for a range of derivatives products. 
Euronext has launched the Euronext Eurozone ESG Large 80 Index (ESG80), which will be the underlying for a suite of derivatives products developed by the exchange, beginning with the Euronext Eurozone ESG Large 80 Index Future. It is also available for licensing to serve as an underlying for structured products, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and exchange-traded products (ETPs). 

Full interview available on