Private equity

Responsible investment is naturally aligned to private equity through its long-term investment horizon and stewardship-based style.

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Starting up: Responsible investment in venture capital


Venture capital plays a critical first role in the investment chain. However, these investments also have the potential to be incredibly disruptive to the broader economy and society, carrying significant consequences that need to be assessed and/or mitigated.

Technical guides


Guide for limited partners: responsible investment in private equity

The appetite for ESG integration in private equity has grown strongly since the 2nd edition of this guide in 2011.

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TCFD for private equity general partners

This guide sets out the actions that private equity general partners (GPs) can take to address the four-pillar framework of the recommendations proposed by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

Practical guides and tools


Guidance for private equity signatories: US directors’ duties and ESG

The legal duties imposed on directors of US companies incorporated in Delaware require them to take into account material ESG factors and permit them to take other ESG factors into account when rationally related to stockholder interests when discharging their duties.

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