IBS investment strategy for individual lines sets out for two types of companies:
These companies should be aligned with our sustainability policy which is supported by the screening method of MSCI ESG Research.
Thereby, IBS is a member of the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO). Since the last quarter of 2018 IBS has partnered up with VBDO to actively engage with companies.
The selection and monitoring of external managers accounts for ESG factors and real economy impact by investing in those managers which do not breach the UN Global Compact and do not invest in onethical sector such as tobacco.