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OUR COMMITMENTS

As part of our public commitment to supporting sound ESG principles, we are signatories to a number of key national and international conventions and codes of conduct. Comgest also plays an active role in several industry bodies dedicated to ensuring best ESG practice around the world.

SIGNATORY TO THE UN PRI

Comgest became a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) in March 2010.

2019 UN PRI Assessment Report: Rated “A+” for “Strategy & Governance”, “Listed Equity – Incorporation” and “Listed Equity – Active Ownership”.*
2019 UN PRI Transparency report

*These ratings are select examples, please review the Assessment report to see all ratings, which are based on the PRI Assessment Methodology.

SIGNATORY TO NATIONAL STEWARDSHIP CODES

UK Stewardship Code
US Stewardship Code
Japan Stewardship Code

COMMITMENT TO MANAGING WORLDWIDE CLIMATE RISKS

Signatory to Climate Action 100+
Pledge of Support for Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures

MEMBERSHIP IN THE FOLLOWING NETWORKS OR COMMITTEES:

  • International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN): Aims to raise global corporate governance standards
  • Responsible Investment Committee - Association Française de la Gestion Financière (AFG): Supports development of responsible investment within the French asset management industry
  • Corporate Governance Committee - AFG: Supports development of the Corporate Governance Code

COMGEST ALSO SUPPORTS THE FOLLOWING INITIATIVES:

  • CDP (Climate Change and Water programs): Not-for-profit charity that runs the global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states and regions to manage their environmental impacts
  • International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) 

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our ESG story

Responsible investing is core to what we do. We don’t see investing responsibly as an obligation, we see it as an opportunity.

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Our policies

ESG principles are built in, not bolted on to our policies.

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