The Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century programme – launched by the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and The Generation Foundation – collaborated with Finance for Tomorrow to publish a France roadmap for sustainable
Untangling the chain of stakeholder interests and incentives requires connecting the business objectives of plan sponsors with the growing demand for ESG incorporation by plan beneficiaries, while working within the fiduciary duty requirements of ERISA.
The ERISA retirement system brings together distinct stakeholders with diverse incentives and objectives. These range from the plan sponsors to pension consultants to the investment managers, independent advice providers and, ultimately, the plan beneficiaries.
As a step towards implementing Fiduciary duty in the 21st century’s recommendations, the Ireland roadmap sets out recommendations in four categories: regulation, capacity building, stewardship and intermediation and corporate reporting.
As a step towards implementing Fiduciary duty in the 21st century’s recommendations, the Ohio roadmap sets out recommendations in four categories: treasurer offices, universities, public pension funds and climate change coalitions.
As a step towards implementing Fiduciary duty in the 21st century’s recommendations, the China roadmap sets out recommendations based on four priority themes: policy framework and sustainable guidance; regulation on ESG integration and disclosure for pension funds and their investment managers;
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