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Paia Consulting

Service Providers Framework 2020

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Research/process level

RDP 02. Sources for research and/or rating

02.1. Indicate the types of sources you use for research and/or ratings of companies/sectors/geographies or similar. Tick all that apply.

02.2. Indicate how ESG factors are incorporated into your research and/or rating methodology

02.3. Describe how you define materiality and how this is captured in your research and/or rating methodology as well as final product.

          We consider a number of key frameworks in the definition of materiality e.g. AccountAbility, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB). We apply the most suitable framework(s) for each client, and specify that in the description of our methodology.
        

02.4. Additional information. [OPTIONAL]


RDP 03. Stakeholder input

03.1. Describe how you actively include input and information, wherever possible, from relevant stakeholders or interested parties, in the research process or in reaching assessment conclusions.

          We reach out to stakeholders through emails, phone calls or face to face meetings, to gather feedback and clarify information.
        

03.2. Additional information. [OPTIONAL]


RDP 04. Up-to-date assessment and ratings

04.1. Indicate how you ensure that your ESG assessment of companies/ sectors/ geographies or similar is up-to-date and that new information is incorporated or new assessments are conducted at reasonable intervals.

          Our ESG assessments are bespoke, and hence follows predetermined cycles.
        

04.2. Additional information. [OPTIONAL]


RDP 05. Balanced research and assessment

05.1. Indicate how you typically ensure a balanced approach to your research methodology and assessing/rating of companies/sectors/geographies or similar. Tick all that apply and explain your approach to each option.

Type of indicators

Explain your approach

          We provide both close and open-ended fields in online surveys.
        

Explain your approach

          We consider both process indicators such as availability of management systems, and performance indicators.
        

Explain your approach

          We review trend data performance, as well as targets.
        

Explain your approach

          We include at least 1 topic from E, S and G in our research methodologies.
        

05.2. Additional information. [OPTIONAL]


RDP 06. Consistency and comparability

06.1. Describe the control processes in place to ensure quality of research.

          We have internal quality control processes in place to ensure quality of our research.
        

06.2. Additional information. [OPTIONAL]


RDP 07. Emerging ESG issues and trends (Private)


RDP 08. Client use of outputs (Private)


RDP 09.


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