Active ownership: Global engagement to deliver positive change
Active ownership means working with companies, policy-makers and other investors to create sustainable value. Our annual report details how we achieved this in 2019.
Opposed the election of more than 4,000 company directors globally in 2019*
Held 739 engagements with companies to raise their environmental, social and governance (ESG) standards
Took sanctions against 11 companies named as laggards under our Climate Impact Pledge
*These votes represent instructions for our main FTSE pooled index funds
1Source: ShareAction – Voting Matters (2019)