Provide a brief description of how your organisation includes responsible investment considerations in your investment manager selection, appointment and monitoring processes.
When we delegate our assets to subadvisors/external managers we put emphasis on understanding their investment philosophy and investment processes and how the integration of ESG-related factors fit into this framework. When appointing new managers, we impose investment restrictions based on our own policies.
For your externally managed pooled funds, describe any mechanisms in place to set expectations as part of the appointment or commitment process.
When we choose to invest in externally managed pooled funds we put emphasis on understanding the investment philosophy and investment processes within the fund and how the integration ESG-related factors fit into this framework.