We can support clients with objectives in addition to achieving financial returns through our ethical, sustainable and impact investment solutions.
Pendal is committed to responsible investment practices across all of our funds. Additionally, we support clients’ needs in ethical, sustainable and impact investing with through our pooled funds and tailored solutions. Whether clients wish to avoid social and environmental harms, allocate capital to more sustainable companies, or actively pursue positive impact alongside returns, our investment specialists offer a range of solutions.
Our offering across asset classes includes:
• Ethical strategies – Investors can actively avoid certain assets and activities to align with their core beliefs and values. We offer strategies which avoid businesses involved in activities harmful to society or the environmental, as well as faith-based solutions.
• Sustainability strategies – Our sustainability strategies tilt towards companies or issuers identified as strong ESG performers or having sustainable business models, as well as those offering products or services which produce social and/or environmental benefits. We also offer low carbon strategies which not only support environmental outcomes but reduce climate-related risk exposure.
• Impact strategies – Investors can achieve measurable positive social and environmental outcomes, alongside financial returns.
Regnan is our independent ESG business unit, specialising in research, engagement and advisory to support various responsible investment approaches. Regnan has been involved in the development of our suite of products, and has most recently directly collaborated with Pendal to launch our first impact investment solution, the Regnan Credit Impact Trust.
Our dedicated strategies are supported directly by our active engagement program and indirectly by our ongoing participation in responsible investment industry associations, such as Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) and the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC).
To find out how we can tailor a strategy to meet your needs, contact our sales team.