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Australian Catholic Superannuation and Retirement Fund

PRI reporting framework 2019

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Objectives and strategies

SG 05. RI goals and objectives

05.1. Indicate if and how frequently your organisation sets and reviews objectives for its responsible investment activities.

05.2. Additional information. [Optional]

The ACSRF Investment team is a small group consisting of the CEO, Chief Investment Officer and Investment Officer. As well as performing other duties, one additional staff member assists this team with RI/ESG matters, although this is not a dedicated investment role. There is no dedicated financial analyst resource available. One additonal investment analyst may be appointed in early 2015. ACSRF monitors the activities of its external investment managers and encourages them to report on their engagements.

SG 06. Main goals/objectives this year

06.1. List the main responsible investment objectives that your organisation set for the reporting year.

Responsible investment processes

Key performance indicator

          Approval for a FTE hiring an ESG officer and moving towards TCFD

Progress achieved

New ESG officer approved December 2018

KPMG reviewed our Climate Change policies and procedures and conducted a gap analysis for TCFD 

Key performance indicator

          % of ESG assets, degree of incorporation of ESG into investment process, UNPRI signatory manager

Progress achieved


Financial performance of investments

Key performance indicator

          RI returns v non RI returns

Progress achieved


ESG characteristics of investments

Key performance indicator

          % of tobacco in portfolio

Progress achieved

100% (ie NIL tobacco in portfolio)

Other activities

Key performance indicator

          currently talking to ACSI and UNPRI re doing more

Progress achieved


06.2. Additional information.