Organisations rush to join PRI with 270% increase in signatories

1,128 new signatories in past year

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The United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment has seen a surge in signatories
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The United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment has seen a surge in signatories

The United Nations Principle for Responsible Investment (PRI) has seen a dramatic uptick in the number of signatories, with 1,128 organisations signing in the past year up from 305 signatories in 2016, the organisation revealed to Investment Week.

As a result of the growth and to allow for more time for due diligence, the PRI has increased the time needed to process applications from two weeks to four weeks. The number of PRI signatories has...

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