ESG Data Guide 2024

Inrate AG - ESG Controversies Screening

Data category

  • Environmental data
  • Governance data
  • Social data

The data offers solutions for:

  • Investment decisions and portfolio insight
  • Norms-based screening

Who are the data users?

  • Financial institutions
  • Investors

Brief description of the data offering

Inrate categorises real-time ESG controversies data into 38 informative indicators for simplified investment decisions. We assess and quantify the severity of each controversy using parameters such as durability of consequences, scale of impact, level of involvement, corrective action taken, etc, and provide controversy scores at an event, indicator and company level. 

Inrate assesses six categories of controversial issues using 38 indicators to evaluate a company’s involvement in controversies.: labour conditions, society, environment, business ethics, products & services and governance


Where and how do you source your data?

Inrate's analysis involves daily screening of diverse credible media databases and specialised reports from NGOs, think tanks, etc. Additionally, company-reported information such as annual reports and sustainability reports is taken into account. 

What is the cost for your data offering?

Cost is driven by coverage, granularity and use case. Contact for more details. 


Alexandra Finkestein-Feller (Senior Business Development Manager): 

Atulya Vajapeyam (Senior Business Development Manager):