This involves both considering ESG issues prior to making an investment decision, as well as encouraging third party managers to improve their ESG credentials. Effective stewardship and engagement ensures we use our influence as a positive force.
Responsible investing for Saltus means contributing to our clients’ peace of mind, as their portfolios are managed not only to maximise risk adjusted returns, but to do so in a manner which contributes to sustainable benefits for the economy, the environment and society.
All Saltus active portfolios are managed in accordance with the UN Principles of Responsible Investment (UNPRI) and we have we have committed to being a carbon neutral business by 2025. We report as part of the quarterly valuation on our engagement with managers. Should the ESG score not pass our threshold, we will not proceed with the proposed investment.