Passive investments

Investments in index-tracking funds continue to rise. Index-tracking strategies have become popular tools that responsible investors use to achieve their objectives. However, index investing does pose a particular set of challenges for responsible investors.

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Practical guides and tools


How can a passive investor be a responsible investor?

Passive funds and responsible investment have been two of the key themes in asset management over the last 10 years.


ESG & passive investment strategies

Signatory consultation results

Videos and webinars

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PRI in Person & Online: Breakout 6D - Rise of passive investments


This session discusses the role of passive investment products in addressing sustainability risks and contributing to sustainable markets, including an exploration of the successes and shortcomings of an expanding passive investment market.

Navigating responsible investment in passive strategies

Navigating responsible investment in passive strategies


In this webinar, we hear asset owner, investment manager and index provider views on how responsible investment is developing in the passive investment market and how they are tackling emerging issues in this area.

Passive investment case studies


EU taxonomy alignment case study: KLP

KLP is a global investor, invested in over 7000 companies. Since 2000, aware of our responsibility as a global investor, we have steadily advanced ESG and sustainability efforts within our investments.


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Passive and ESG – how can the two biggest trends in investing co-exist?

Toby Belsom, Director of Investment Practices, PRI

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The passive investment surge: a responsible investment opportunity

By Toby Belsom, Director, Investment Practices, the PRI