Engagement Report – Annual Review 2014
Candriam Investors Group engages with companies in order to raise their awareness about ESG issues. We encourages issuers to think about these issues, and to adopt transparency in an attempt to, indirectly, have them assume responsibility when it comes to specific ESG-related themes
Details of our engagement activities in 2014 are available in the Engagement Report.
Proxy Voting Report – Annual Review 2014
Candriam Investors Group has pursued an active voting policy since 2003. We pays particular attention to the corporate governance policies, structures and practices of the companies in which it invests on behalf of our clients as we are convinced that sound corporate governance practices deliver long-term shareholder value.
Details on our voting behaviour in 2014 are available in the Proxy Voting Report
SRI Transparency Codes
In order to help its clients clearly and easily understand the SRI principles applied to its funds, all Candriam’s SRI funds are signatory to the European SRI Transparency Code. Four Transparency Codes give clients a detailed insight into the SRI selection process. These codes govern Candriam’s core SRI funds, emerging markets SRI funds, indexed SRI funds and the SRI Employee Savings Plan.
RI Transparency Report
In 2006, Candriam Investors Group was one of the first signatories of the Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI).
The annual RI Transparency Report shows signatory responses to all of the mandatory indicators in the Reporting Framework, as well as responses to voluntary indicators that the signatory has agreed to make public. These reports enhance transparency and encourage dialogue with signatories’ clients and beneficiaries.