Environmental Social Governance (ESG)

Investing for a better future

By Kristen Le Mesurier
Portfolio Manager - Multi Asset Group Sydney, Australia

The AMP Capital Ethical Leaders funds (the EL funds) have a very clear mission - to invest for the long term while making the world a better place. We do this in a few ways:

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By excluding the companies and assets that have a significant negative social impact;

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By investing in companies and managers at the better end of the spectrum on environmental, social or governance issues;

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By choosing equity managers in Australia and overseas who engage with companies and lobby for change.

It is this third pillar that is crucial when it comes to making a difference.

In 2018, our Australian and global equity managers asked the most powerful companies in the world to do things differently on the RIL funds’ behalf.

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  • Environmental Social Governance (ESG)
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Important notes

This article has been prepared to provide general information and does not constitute 'financial advice' for the purposes of the Financial Advisors Act 2008 (Act). An individual investor should, before making any investment decisions, consider the information available in the relevant Product Disclosure Statement and seek professional advice. While every care has been taken in the preparation of this document, AMP Capital Investors (New Zealand) Limited and the AMP Group (together, 'AMP') make no guarantee that the information supplied is accurate, complete or timely and do not make any warranties or representations in respect of results gained from its use. The information is not intended to infer that current or past returns are indicative of future returns. The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of AMP. These views are subject to change depending on market conditions and other factors.

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