Enabling our clients to be better investors

It’s our duty to be active, engaged owners. Seeking to improve the financial resilience and performance of investments, thus enhancing and preserving the value of our clients’ investments.

We believe companies adopting improving practices in corporate governance and risk management will be more successful and deliver enhanced returns to shareholders.

  • Curiosity, innovation & ownership: Our Stewardship Code

    Through engagement with our investments, and by voting, we seek to improve the financial resilience and performance of investments. Where we believe change is needed, we endeavour to catalyse this through our strong stewardship capabilities.

    Read the Stewardship Report
  • Quarterly Active ownership report

    As a responsible global investor, we leverage our scale and market position to raise standards in both the companies and industries in which we invest, and help drive best practice across the asset management industry.

    View the latest Quarterly Active ownership report

Focus on

Governance and active ownership


It starts with us

It’s vital that we have integrity and transparency in how we operate, building trust in both our business and sector. As an investor, this is what we expect of investee companies and it is our focus operationally.

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Governance and Active Ownership

Active Ownership: Aims and commitments

To meet the needs of our clients and key stakeholders, and create benefits for the economy, society and environment, we focus on these core areas:

Our Sustainable Investing principles. We put Active Ownership and ESG considerations at the heart of:

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we integrate and appraise ESG factors in our investment process, with the aim of generating the best long-term outcomes for our clients

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we clearly define how we act in our clients' interests in delivering our stewardship and ESG principles and transparently report on our actions to meet those interests

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we actively take steps as stewards to deliver long-term, sustainable value consistent with our clients' objectives

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we actively advance policy, regulation and industry standards to deliver a better future for our clients, the environment and society

The nature and importance of responsible investment in private equity

Quarterly engagement

Our quarterly ESG reports provide a summary of our company engagement and voting activities. The reports' objectives are to inform, disclose and create discussion.

Read the latest quarterly report


Voting and engagement

Our quarterly report provides a summary of our company engagement and voting activities. Read the quarterly report here.

Voting is an important aspect in the stewardship of our clients’ capital. When we engage with companies, we expect them to meet fundamental responsibilities in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption. Our voting for or against management decisions is guided by this approach.

Read the Stewardship Report