We recognise the impact that investment portfolios can have on the environment in terms of carbon emissions. To tackle this issue, forward planning is necessary to incorporate the reduction and management of carbon emissions into business plans.
Say on Climate
We endorse Say on Climate, an initiative to actively encourage asset managers to seek votes on climate transition action plans. More information is found here: www.sayonclimate.org
Oxford Martin Principles for Climate-Conscious Investment
We also encourage our investment partners to use the Oxford Martin Principles for Climate-Conscious Investment, to engage with their portfolios and plan for a future net zero world. Oxford Martin Principles for Climate-Conscious Investment
Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
We are a supporter of TCFD and have reported against its recommentations. Please take a look at our TCFD report, if you would like further information on how we analyse the portfolio.