With 2.5 analysts dedicated to oversight of RI or ESG oversight, the responsibilities are executed on a daily basis. The key activities undertaken involve:
- Flagging online alerts on holdings/companies to stay up-to-date with breaking news;
- Continual engagement with the specific financial analyst and/or sector specialist within Tundra for company or regulatory/sector updates;
- Educating companies through different kinds of engagements (questionnaires, meetings, ESG conferences etc) and thus, ensuring that companies are on the right track;
- Regular contact with local journalists, NGOs, brokers and company representatives in order to maintain the flow of information.
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The ESG-team is part of the investment team. Members are included in discussions from initial case discussion/proposal for investment to vetting prospective companies. All company visits include discussion of ESG factors and financial assessments.