At Fidante, we believe we have the opportunity to make a positive difference in how that future looks through active ownership and investment activity.
As part of our committment, we have a dedicated ESG team to help our investment managers to achieve best practice ESG integration within their processes.
Our Investment Managers
Alphinity is a specialist, active manager of Australian and global equity funds. Committed to investing responsibly, Alphinity believe that companies with good ESG practices and processes have a better chance of outperforming over the long term as they are better placed to adapt to the changing world.
At Cultiv8, we take an active, collaborative approach to solve real problems, develop solutions to increase farm productivity, modernise supply chains and create novel high-value products. We believe that impact is achieved when opportunities are sustainably commercialised.
Impax aspires to best practices across all aspects of the management of its listed and private equity investments. ESG considerations are embedded within our rigorous ten step investment process for listed equities. Failure by a company to reach the required ESG score will prevent our investment.
Proterra Asia is committed to investing responsibly because investing in the food sector has the potential to create positive change, from individual lives and local communities to sweeping global planetary impacts.
When selecting our investment managers, we undertake a detailed selection process which includes an assessment of their ESG commitment and capability.
We seek to partner with investment managers who align with Fidante’s ESG values and are committed to continuous progress in ESG integration. This includes assessment of:
- ESG pravalence in asset class
- ESG process
- ESG beliefts and responsibilities
- ESG integration in investment decisions
- Onboarding and Policy creation
Proxy voting is a means by which Fidante’s investment managers are able to demonstrate their interest in the governance practices of companies. By exercising their right to vote, our affiliates can have an influence on the corporate governance of the companies in which they invest.
Fidante follows the PRI Principles on corporate governance and proxy voting.