Investment Stewardship & Proxy Voting
For more than 30 years Invesco has been associated with responsible investing, and today delivers this through equity, fixed income, multi-asset, real estate and customised strategies.
We believe that incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices into our investment activities can positively impact the value we provide clients - and help ensure a sustainable environment for future generations.
Invesco is a signatory of the United Nations Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI) and was recognised as “ESG Innovation Asset Manager of the Year” by CIO / Strategic Insight (Dec 2018).
AUM in ESG labelled funds (AUM as at 31 December 2018)
For ‘Strategy & Governance’ (PRI: Assessment Report for Invesco Ltd 2017, 2018, 2019)
Advocacy through industry associations and participation in policy efforts
A perspective on active engagement
Socially responsible investing was once a fringe movement. In the past two decades however, the concept of responsible investment, or ESG investing, has grown significantly. Today it is a mainstream strategy within the professional asset management world.
Environmental disruption: friend or foe?
The way that companies are responding to disruptive trends is becoming increasingly important in determining their long-term performance.
Invesco’s commitment to sound investment stewardship
In our latest Investment Stewardship & Proxy Voting Annual Report, we highlight our commitment to responsible investing and how we seek to generate both financial and sustainable value for our clients.
- The value of investments and any income will fluctuate (this may partly be the result of exchange rate fluctuations) and investors may not get back the full amount invested.
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