In 2006, Candriam Investors Group was one of the first signatories of the Principles of Responsible Investment, a United Nations-supported international network of investors representing 45 US$ trillion of assets under management. This leading global network is working to put the six Principles for Responsible Investment into practice.
The PRI Initiative supports signatories’ efforts in their implementation of the Principles for Responsible Investment through an annual reporting and assessment process. Reporting is one of the mandatory requirements for all asset owner and investment manager signatories. It falls under Principle 6 and is one of the commitments signatories agree to when signing.
At its core, the reporting and assessment process seeks to answer one simple question: How do you govern and implement responsible investment?
The reporting framework has been designed to achieve three main sets of objectives:
Last year, more than 800 institutions completed the PRI Reporting Framework.
Responses to the Reporting Framework are used to generate a number of outputs.