Voting and engagement

We take seriously our responsibilities as an investor; in addition to screening and ethical exclusions, we have a longstanding track record of active ownership. This includes voting and engagement across a range of ESG and corporate governance matters, including executive remuneration, Board diversity, carbon emissions and the extractives industry.

In 2019, we:

Voted on

35,180

resolutions at 2,409 company meetings in 53 different markets

Voted against company management on

17.8%

of all resolutions at company meetings

Exercised case-by case judgment on approximately

 1,000

resolutions