SDG Impact Japan, investment and advisory company which specializes in sustainable finance, has become a signatory of the UN-supported PRI – Principles in Responsible Investment – enhancing its ethical status and desire to promote responsible investment.
The PRI is an independent initiative and the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment. A partnership with the UN, it encourages investors and service providers to act responsibly and better manage risks.
In signing the Principles, SDG Impact Japan will commit to adopt and implement the following principles where consistent with our fiduciary responsibilities:
We will incorporate ESG issues into investment analysis and decision-making processes.
We will be active owners and incorporate ESG issues into our ownership policies and practices.
We will seek appropriate disclosure on ESG issues by the entities in which we invest.
We will promote acceptance and implementation of the Principles within the investment industry.
We will work together to enhance our effectiveness in implementing the Principles.
We will each report on our activities and progress towards implementing the Principles.