ESG Data Convergence Initiative (EDCI)

Automate and streamline your EDCI reporting

Whether you’re new to EDCI, or looking to streamline your reporting processes, KEY ESG's software guides you along the way. It streamlines and automates data collection, calculations, and reporting, providing high-quality EDCI datasets across your portfolios.

KEY ESG makes EDCI reporting processes faster, smoother and more effective

The perfect framework to get started with ESG

EDCI is the first-ever private equity industry collaboration striving to develop a minimum baseline for ESG reporting through a standardised set of ESG metrics. Launched in 2021 by Carlyle, CalPERS, and a group of leading GPs and LPs, the initiative now brings together 230+ GPs and LPs. It is a great first step for investors looking to commit to ESG. That's why KEY ESG's software includes the EDCI framework, metrics and methodology in all its packages.

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Get started with our personalised onboarding

Through our onboarding process, KEY ESG's software and experts support you as you take the first step. Our software integrates the entire set of metrics required by the EDCI and guides you to collect and report on them effortlessly.

  • 100% coverage of EDCI metrics
  • Onboarding support with our customer success team
  • In-app guided data entry with explanations along the way
  • Only follows EDCI-approved methodologies
KEY ESG covers all EDCI core ESG metrics

Save time and resources on EDCI reporting

KEY ESG's software reduces the data burden for your portfolio companies by making it easy to collect, calculate and report on all EDCI metrics. It provides reliable, comparable and standardised EDCI data sets, saving all parties time and resources.

  • Automated calculations adhering to EDCI methodology
  • Easy, guided data entry interface made for portcos
  • Collaborative synced platforms for both fund managers and portcos
  • One-click reporting in PDF and CSV
KEY ESG simplifies data collection processes and reduces the data burden on portfolio companies

Monitor all EDCI metrics in one place

KEY ESG's software provides fund managers with fund- and company-level analyses and dashboards. It helps you track and improve portfolios' performance over time.

  • Get immediate and shareable dashboards
  • Benchmark performance against industry peers
  • Set target and track progress
  • Manage improvement initiatives
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Always stay up-to-date with the latest EDCI requirements

KEY ESG's experts stay up to date with the latest EDCI requirements and methodologies for you, so you don’t have to. Our cloud-based software is continuously updated to reflect any changes and automatically reflects them into your calculations.

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Report on all the metrics you need

EDCI is often the first step on the ESG journey, but certainly not the last. KEY ESG's software contains a broad library of ESG metrics that draws on frameworks such as SFDR, the EU taxonomy, TCFD, and the SEC. You can select which metrics you want to report on, combine metrics from different frameworks, and even add your own.

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Why do fund managers choose KEY ESG for EDCI reporting?

KEY ESG software is made by private equity professionals for private equity professionals; but also for their portfolio companies. We understand their needs and challenges and strive to make ESG management accessible for all.

KEY ESG is secure and user-friendly

Secure and user-friendly interface

KEY ESG is a one-stop-shop for all EDCI metrics

One-stop-shop for all EDCI metrics

KEY ESG is always up-to-date with EDCI requirements via the cloud

Always up-to-date

KEY ESG includes on demand support from our team of ESG experts

On-demand support from our ESG experts

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