Glossary

ESG Considerations/ Engagement and Investments

By September 12, 2022No Comments

A method of running businesses and select investments which takes into account the Environmental, Social and Governance impacts of business and investment decisions.

  • “E”: concerns issues related to resource use, pollution, climate change, energy use, waste management and other physical environmental challenges and opportunities.
  • “S”: impact on Social, inclusion, economic integration and communities.
  • “G”: assesses how well a company is run

The use of shareholder power to influence corporate behaviour, including through direct corporate engagement (i.e., communicating with senior management and/or boards of companies) is guided by comprehensive ESG guidelines. Engagement is an integral part of active ESG ownership.