UN Principles for Responsible Investment names 36 firms as 2020 leaders

Out of more than 2,400 signatories

James Baxter-Derrington
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The UN PRI Leaders' Group 2020 comprises 36 firms
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The UN PRI Leaders' Group 2020 comprises 36 firms

The United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has announced the 36 firms which comprise its Leaders’ Group 2020 from a collective of more than 2,400 signatories.

Firms which feature in this year's Leaders' Group have been selected for demonstrating a "breadth of responsible investment excellence," particularly in this year's theme of climate reporting. ESG ratings: Present problems and future solutions According to PRI, the 16 asset owner and 20 investment manager signatories demonstrate a robust governance structure for climate-related issues, examine climate risks and opportunities over different time horizons, integrate climate-related risk into risk management and set both long and short-term targets. While the split between asset owner...

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