Corporate Governance and responsible investment

What is corporate governance and responsible investment?

As one of the world’s leading investment companies, we believe we have a responsibility, not just to our clients, but to society as a whole.

Stewardship and integration

Stewardship aims to promote the long term success of companies in such a way that the ultimate providers of capital also prosper.

Policies and voting disclosures

Corporate governance and responsible investment means exercising voting rights, engaging in dialogue with companies to promote best practice and continuing to monitor companies where it leads to protection and the enhancement of shareholder value.

Influencing the debate

We take action to address key themes and emerging governance and sustainability issues that could impact the value of our clients’ investments.

Active Ownership annual report

Active ownership means using our scale and influence to bring about real, positive change to create sustainable investor value.

Team

The Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment team performs a highly active role in ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) matters that impact the long-term value of our clients.