Responsible investment is naturally aligned to private equity through its long-term investment horizon and stewardship-based style. To hear more about our private equity work, contact us.

An introduction to responsible investment: Private equity

A guide to managing ESG issues in private equity

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Technical 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.

Private equity TCFD

TCFD for private equity general partners: technical guide

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).

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Guidance for private equity signatories: directors’ duties and ESG

The legal duties imposed on UK company directors require them, when exercising their powers, to understand and anticipate relevant risks to, and opportunities for, the company, including those related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. Directors should ensure that their company has processes to identify, manage and mitigate or ...

Integrating ESG in private equity: A guide for general partners

A GP's guide to integrating ESG factors in private equity

Private equity is particularly suited to responsible investment through its long-term investment horizon and stewardship-based style.

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Using SASB to implement PRI monitoring and disclosure resources for private equity

2019-09-26T12:49:00+01:00

By Natasha Buckley, senior manager - Private equity, PRI

LP responsible investment DDQ: and how to use it

LP responsible investment DDQ: and how to use it

2015-11-25T13:21:00+00:00

The LP responsible investment due diligence questionnaire (DDQ) is a tool to establish dialogue between LPs and GPs.

ESG monitoring, reporting and dialogue in private equity

ESG monitoring, reporting and dialogue in private equity

2018-06-13T08:41:00+01:00

An exchange of information, underpinned by dialogue, will keep LPs informed about the ESG characteristics of their private equity investments and the responsible investment practices of their investment managers.

Incorporating responsible investment requirements into private equity fund terms

Incorporating responsible investment requirements into private equity fund terms

2017-07-13T16:16:00+01:00

How to identify options for incorporating responsible investment considerations into fund terms when committing to a private equity fund.

Supply chain ESG risks

Managing ESG risk in the supply chain of private assets and companies

Managing ESG risk in the supply chains of private companies and assets

Supply chains can be highly complex. They often span many countries and include multiple tiers, which are made more opaque by outsourcing and offshoring.

The initiative Climat International – private equity action on climate change

The PRI is delighted to invite you to learn more about the fast growing private equity climate initiative: initiative Climat International, and how private equity players can take action on climate change towards COP26.