Responsible investing

The Manager’s Focus on ESG

Whilst environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) factors are not the over-riding criteria in relation to the investment decisions taken by the Manager for the Company, significant prominence is placed on ESG and climate related factors throughout the Manager’s investment process. The following pages highlight the way that ESG and climate change are considered by the Manager. These processes are reviewed regularly and liable to change.

Core beliefs: Assessing Risk, Enhancing Value
Responsible Investing – Integration of ESG into the Manager's Investment Process
Researching Companies: Deeper Company Insights for Better Investor Outcomes
abrdn’s Global ESG Infrastructure
Climate Change
From Laggards to Best in Class: Rating Company ESG Credentials
Working with Companies: Staying Engaged, Driving Change
Case Study 1: Novartis
Case Study 2: Enel
Risk warning
Risk warning
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