SIX is committed to ensuring compliance of its relevant benchmarks for continued use internationally by our customers and financial service entities.
SIX is compliant with the International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO) "Principles for Financial Benchmarks".
SIX has obtained the endorsement for its major Swiss indices on Tuesday 21 January 2020 under the EU Benchmark Regulation (BMR). 39 benchmarks have been endorsed via SIX Financial Information Nordic AB in Stockholm which was previously authorized as a Benchmark Administrator under the BMR in June 2019. In the meantime, further benchmarks have been endorsed. A complete list of the endorsed benchmarks can be found in table "SIX indices endorsed under EU Benchmark Regulation" below.
SIX is currently in the process to have those new Swiss ESG indices that are used in the EU endorsed under the EU Benchmark Regulation and listed in the ESMA register. As part of this process SIX will make the ESG disclosure statements including CO2 statistics available on the website for these indices.