Premier Farnell ranked in FTSE carbon index

Premier Farnell, a multi-channel distributor of electronic products and services, has been named as the highest ranking FTSE 250 company distributing electronics design engineering components to design engineers in the new FTSE CDP Carbon Strategy 350 Index.

The Index provides a ’carbon-tilted’ version of the FTSE 350, highlighting variation based on constituents’ exposure to carbon risk relative to their sector peers.

It is the first assessment of its kind to utilise future-orientated criteria rather than past emissions data, and is designed to provide retail and institutional investors with the opportunity to achieve diversified market exposure, in addition to managing the impact of climate change in their investments.