Industry Group: Software & Services
Country/Region: United States of America
Microsoft develops and licenses consumer and enterprise software. It is known for its Windows operating systems and Office productivity suite. The company is organized into three equally sized broad segments: productivity and business processes (legacy Microsoft Office, cloud-based Office 365, Exchange, SharePoint, Skype, LinkedIn, Dynamics), intelligence cloud (infrastructure- and platform-as-a-service offerings Azure, Windows Server OS, SQL Server), and more personal computing (Windows Client, Xbox, Bing search, display advertising, and Surface laptops, tablets, and desktops).
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Software & Services 85 out of 1103
Global Universe 1755 out of 15518
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|20 out of 1103|
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|28 out of 1103|
|38 out of 1103|
|85 out of 1103|
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Microsoft Corp.'s Exposure is Low
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Microsoft Corp.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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