Guiding sustainability principles
Investment managers and their funds are handpicked by environmental, social and governance (ESG) experts based on how they integrate ESG into their decision making, as well as their ability to meet their investment objectives. The managed portfolios are guided by 3 principles:
Transitioning to a low carbon economy
Avoiding material investments in thermal coal, tobacco, gambling, pornography and controversial weapons
Encouraging sustainable social and environmental outcomes for the community
Learn more with a guide to ESG investing and the SQM Research report
A guide to ESG investing
The guide unpacks:
- the benefits for advisers and clients
- ways you can guide clients through responsible investment options
- the evolution of ESG investing
- how you can integrate ESG methodologies into their investment process
- insights into the selected investment managers.
SQM Research report
The report provides SQM Research’s:
- rational to their Superior rating
- review and key observations of the MyNorth Sustainable Managed Portfolios.
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Meet the experts
MyNorth Sustainable Managed Portfolios have been designed by the MyNorth Research team, Regnan, and Pendal. Hear what some of the experts involved have to say.
MyNorth Sustainable Managed Portfolios
Hear from Pendal’s Richard Brandweiner about the growing demand for ESG investing and the MyNorth Sustainable Managed Portfolios.
Pendal’s multi-asset team
Hear from Pendal’s Michael Blayney on how his multi-asset team incorporates sustainable processes and methodologies to manage the portfolios.
Evolution of sustainable investment
Hear from Regnan’s Susheela Peresda Costa on the evolution of ESG investing.
Pendal Sustainable Australian Fixed Interest Fund
Hear from George Bishay, Pendal’s Portfolio Manager, on how they integrate ESG investing into their investment management processes and the fixed interest assets they invest in.
AMP Capital Global Property Securities Fund
Hear from James Maydrew, AMP Capital’s Head of Global Listed Real Estate on how they integrate ESG investing into their investment management process.
Alphinity Sustainable Share Fund
Hear from Alphinity’s Stephane Andre and Jessica Cairns on how they integrate ESG investing into their investment management processes and the shares they invest in.
Ausbil climate change and policy
Hear from Mans Carlsson-Sweeny, Head of ESG at Ausbil on how climate change and policy can impact their investment management processes and the companies they invest in.
What you need to know
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