New policy assessment from Fair Finance Japan

15 December 2022

Fair Finance Guide Japan released the set of bank assessment scores for the year 2023. In this 10th year of the policy assessment in Japan, Mizuho significantly improved their ESG policy in asset management, giving them the top overall score of 4.1, which exceeded last year’s top-ranker Norinchukin Bank, which scored 3.8.

Most of the assessed financial institutions still lag far behind European counterparts in five countries, which scored an average of 6.5.

Read more about the policy assessment here.