Regulatory Information

S&P DJI is committed to continuous engagement and cooperation with our regulatory stakeholders. Our internal processes, policies and procedures are aligned with industry best practices as well as rules and regulations impacting our business.

IOSCO Principles for Financial Benchmarks

The IOSCO Principles for Financial Benchmarks articulate policy guidance and principles for benchmark-related activities.

Adherence Review

Reasonable assurance examination of S&P DJI's adherence statement performed by an internationally recognized independent accounting and professional services firm.


Information on regulations implemented by the EU and certain other jurisdictions with respect to the use of financial indices.

Benchmark Regulation - European Union

The EU Benchmark Regulation applies to the use of, provision of, and contribution to indices used as financial benchmarks in the EU. Learn more about the regulation as it relates to S&P DJI through the following resources.

To submit requests for indices to be considered for regulatory review, please email us. For access to all index Benchmark Statements, visit our Methodologies page.

ESG Disclosure – EU Low Carbon Benchmark Regulation

The EU Benchmark Regulation, as amended by the EU Regulation on Climate Transition Benchmarks, EU Paris-aligned Benchmarks and sustainability-related disclosures for benchmarks, came into effect in December 2020 (the EU Low Carbon Benchmark Regulation). The EU Low Carbon Benchmark Regulation mandated various sustainability-related disclosures for benchmark administrators. To learn more about the EU Low Carbon Benchmark Regulation as it relates to S&P DJI, please refer to the following resources.

IHS Markit Benchmark Administration

Access documents and other information related to IHS Markit benchmark administration in the UK and EU.