The current ELCIC Pension Plan investment managers each have an investment policy that addresses ESG matters. A summary for each manager is available by following the links below.
Allianz Global Investors is one of the world’s leading active asset managers, providing a diverse range of active investment strategies and solutions for individual, institutional, and corporate clients around the globe. Acting upon our [Allianz’s] fiduciary role as a responsible asset manager we are committed to preserving our clients’ assets and to delivering strong long-term investment performance to help them achieve their investment objectives.
Please read Allianz’s ESG policy statement for more information.
Jarislowsky Fraser (JF)
Consistent with our [JF’s] investment philosophy, as long-term owners of high-quality businesses, we integrate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors into fundamental investment analysis. ESG integration is intrinsic to our long-standing approach. View JF’s sustainable investment policy.
Manulife Asset Management (MAM)
MAM believes good management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks can lead to long-term sustainable returns and encourage companies to understand and mitigate those risks. MAM believes the evaluation of ESG factors can be integrated throughout the due-diligence and decision-making processes to help deliver attractive riskadjusted returns. View MAM’s responsible investment principles statement.
Phillips, Hager & North (PH&N)
PH&N believes that by acting as an active, engaged and responsible owner they are better able to enhance the long-term, sustainable performance of thier investment portfolios.View PH&N’s statement on Integrating ESG factors.