ESG Data Guide 2023

ICE - European ESG Template (EET) solution

Data category

  • Environmental data
  • Governance data
  • Social data

The data offers solutions for:

  • Carbon footprinting
  • Nature-based information
  • Nature-based information: Biodiversity
  • Nature-based information: Land use
  • Nature-based information: Oceans
  • Nature-based information: Water
  • Norms-based screening
  • Reporting: Other Regulations
  • Reporting: SFDR
  • MiFID II; EU Taxonomy; Insurance Distribution Directive

Who are the data users?

  • Financial institutions
  • Investors

Brief description of the data offering

ICE offers high-quality EET Data collected from thousands of primary sources and standardized into the ICE data model. ICE’s EET Solution helps clients achieve compliance with:

  • MiFID II questionnaire (ESG investment preferences), with the classification of sustainability categories for financial products, that delineates the following instrument types:
    • 7a – Environmentally sustainable investments -Taxonomy
    • 7b – Sustainable investments - SFDR
    • 7c – That consider PAIs
  • SFDR product classification (article 8 - light green, article 9 - dark green and article 6 - neutral), with the coverage of PAI (Principle Adverse Impact) indicators and EU Taxonomy.
  • ICE has a vast experience in collecting EMT, EPT, KID and KIID documents, supported by its consolidated, reliable and proactive network with manufacturers.
  • ICE offers quality data which is regularly checked and validated. This allows users to receive timely, consistent data with the EET standard. 
  • ICE processes raw metadata contained in the various documents and delivers a clear, standard output feed with normalized data.

Delivery

All data contained on the EET can be provided in machine-readable formats (csv/xml/json):

  • Daily, via data-feed (SFTP folder)
  • Streaming, via our API/Web Service technologies

Data is also available through our web-based Repository HUB service, a user-friendly GUI which allows customers to download single EET documents and access their metadata & version history:

  • Document visualization
  • Document download (csv/xls)

Where and how do you source your data?

ICE collects European ESG Templates and relevant data directly from manufacturers.

What is the cost for your data offering?

Cost depends on usage, it is proportional to the size of client’s universe.

Please contact https://www.ice.com/data-services/sustainable-finance-data#ef.

What are the key attributes that differentiates the data you offer?

EET are collected directly from primary sources, then standardized and normalized. Data are constantly validated by our dedicated team.