ESG incorporation strategy (select all that apply)
Describe your organisation’s approach to ESG incorporation and the reasons for choosing the particular strategy/strategies.
- Screening helps us to define a high-grade investment universe
- Thematic strategies: efficient way to gain exposure to off benchmark investments
- Integration strategies: we apply integrated financial and ESG analysis.
If assets are managed using a combination of ESG incorporation strategies, briefly describe how these combinations are used. [Optional]
When we started to invest in emerging markets we first screened the market for asset managers providing solutions in that space. As it was essential for us to apply the same SRI guidelines we have for all our assets, we started a call for proposals. So we ensured that in the fund strategy there are exclusions integrated, a low exposure to carbon intense companies as well as a best in class approach within the sector allocation.