An introduction to responsible investment

Explore our series of introductory guides to responsible investment below

What is responsible investment?

The PRI defines responsible investment as a strategy and practice to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in investment decisions and active ownership.

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    What are the Principles for Responsible Investment?

    The six Principles for Responsible Investment are a voluntary and aspirational set of investment principles that offer a menu of possible actions for incorporating ESG issues into investment practice.

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    A blueprint for responsible investment

    Our aim over the next 10 years is to bring responsible investors together to work towards sustainable markets that contribute to a more prosperous world for all.

An introduction to responsible investment: policy, structure and process

A guide to developing and implementing a responsible investment policy and related processes

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An introduction to responsible investment: Private equity

A guide to managing ESG issues in private equity

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An introduction to responsible investment: Listed equity

A guide to managing ESG issues in listed equities

An introduction to responsible investment: Fixed income

A guide to considering ESG issues in fixed income

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