Epson Selected for Inclusion in the FTSE4Good Index Series for the 18th Consecutive Year

- Epson recognized for ESG initiatives that contribute to social sustainability -

- TOKYO, Japan, June 21, 2021 -

On June 21, 2021, Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") was selected for inclusion in the FTSE4Good Index Series, a responsible investment (RI) index of FTSE Russell, a London Stock Exchange Group company. This marks the 18th consecutive year that Epson has been selected.

Epson sees its inclusion in this index as objective evidence that its efforts to address environmental and social issues are recognized, and that it is seen as a sustainable company.
Epson aspires to achieve sustainability and enrich communities over the long term. In March 2021, we revised our vision, which guides management, to realign it with this aspirational goal. The new Epson 25 Renewed corporate vision states that the company will focus particularly on businesses that contribute to the environment, and that we will continue to develop businesses that address such societal issues.

The FTSE4Good Index Series was created by global index provider FTSE Russell and is designed to measure the performance of companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices. The FTSE4Good Index Series is widely used to create and evaluate sustainable investment funds and other financial products.

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to co-creating sustainability and enriching communities by leveraging its efficient, compact, and precision technologies and digital technologies to connect people, things, and information. The company is focused on solving societal issues through innovations in home and office printing, commercial and industrial printing, manufacturing, visual and lifestyle. Epson will become carbon negative and eliminate use of exhaustible underground resources such as oil and metal by 2050.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the worldwide Epson Group generates annual sales of around JPY 1 trillion.