Nikon selected as a member company of Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI)

October 14, 2010

Nikon Corporation (KIMURA, Makoto, president, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo) was selected as a member company of Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI) in September 2010.

The Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI) is the first socially responsible investment index in Japan. Morningstar Japan K.K. selects 150 companies from among approximately 3,600 listed companies in Japan by assessing their social responsibility, and converts their stock prices into the index.

Nikon strives to continue our CSR-oriented business operations to contribute to the sustainable development of society, based on our corporate philosophy: "Trustworthiness & Creativity" and on our management vision: "Meeting needs. Exceeding expectations."

Nikon is also a constituent of the following SRI index.

FTSE4Good

Nikon has been a constituent of FTSE4Good Index Series since 2004.
FTSE Group, co-owned by The Financial Times and London Stock Exchange, creates and manages the social responsibility investment indices: FTSE4Good Index Series.

Socially responsible investment (SRI) considers not only a company's financial standing and potential for growth but also social responsibility of the company. There are many SRI mutual funds being managed in the world.

The information is current as of the date of publication. It is subject to change without notice.