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ESG Quarterly Report

Our informative quarterly report provides a summary of our research, company engagement and voting activities. Highlights include:

  • A rundown of the annual conference of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment conference, where climate change was sharply in focus
  • Craig Mackenzie, ASI’s Head of Strategic Asset Allocation, detailing how we are building more resilient portfolios by integrating ESG in long-term asset allocation
  • Our voting trends – and take-home messages – from the always busy voting season
  • A timely article on water management and the risks the world faces if it doesn’t take the issue seriously
  • An overview of the companies we have engaged with this quarter.
Latest report PDF download

Engagement and voting summary of ASI

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Voting summary Q3 2019 Total
Shareholder meetings at which our clients’ shares were voted 666
Percentage of meetings with at least one vote against or abstention 34.99%
Number of resolutions voted 6,344
Percentage of resolutions voted with management recommendations 88.11%
Percentage of resolutions voted against management recommendations 6.64%
Percentage of abstentions 1.04%
Warning
Risk warning – The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up and you may get back less than the amount invested. Please refer to the risk factors in the prospectus for general and specific investment risks attached to the individual funds.