Congratulations to all shortlisted entrants. The winners were announced at PRI in Person on 10 September in Paris.

We had over 100 high calibre entries and would like to thank everyone who submitted an entry.

We would also like to thank our external judging panel.

The shortlisted projects are:


Active Ownership Project of the Year

Glencore 2019 climate change position statement, Church Commissioners for England (UK)

Cadmos Peace Investment Fund, de Pury Pictet Turrettini & Cie (Switzerland)

Facilitating Collaborative Engagement on Climate Change, Hermes EOS (UK)

IFM Investors Australian Infrastructure Sustainability Initiative, IFM Investors (Australia)

Platform Living Wage Financials, MN (Netherlands)


ESG Incorporation Initiative of the Year

Blueprint for Advanced ESG Integration, BNP Paribas Asset Management (France)

The Systematic Investing Multi-Factor Opportunities Strategy (SIMON) – Integrating ESG, First State Super (Australia)

Pricing ESG risk in credit markets, Hermes Investment Management (UK)

Climate VaR Integration, Neuberger Berman (USA)


ESG Research Report of the Year

Impact-Cubed White Paper: measuring the sustainability impact of 25 European ESG funds, Auriel Investors (UK)

Managing risk associated with modern slavery – a good practice note for the private sector, CDC Group (UK)

Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index, FAIRR (UK)

Study of ESG information disclosure, Nissay Asset Management Corporation (Japan)

UNEP FI Investor Case Study: Applying scenario analysis to actively managed strategies,Rockefeller Asset Management (USA)


Category: Real World Impact Initiative of the Year

Impact investing for a better future, Aberdeen Standard Investments (UK)

Planet Emerging Green One, Amundi (France)

Australian Infrastructure Carbon Emissions Reduction and Energy Efficiency Initiative, IFM Investors (Australia)

Room2Run, Mariner Investment Group (USA)

Land Degradation Neutrality Fund, Mirova (France)

Emerging Markets Initiative of the Year

Responsible Investment, 2017 Annual Study, Performance of Latin American Investors, GovernArt (Chile)

Women in Finance, Granito Group (Brazil)

Kigali Bulk Water Supply Project, Investec Asset Management (South Africa)

Portfolio-wide Monitoring & Evaluation Platform, Old Mutual Alternative Investment (South Africa)

Green FoF: Innovative ESG Strategy with China Characteristics, Starquest Capital (China)

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