June 29, 2016 | Press Release

Global statement on investor obligations and duties

Investors must pay attention to long-term investment value drivers, including and most significantly ESG issues, in their investment processes.

May 26, 2016 | Press Release

Credit ratings agencies embrace more systematic consideration of ESG

Leading credit ratings agencies are joining an initiative to look at environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in a more systematic way, the

February 18, 2016 | Press Release

Three-year fiduciary duty programme will integrate sustainability into investors’ fiduciary duties

The UNEP FI, the PRI, and The Generation Foundation announce a three year project to mobilise investors to uphold the full remit of fiduciary duty...

January 21, 2016 | Press Release

PRI Chair joins new task force on climate-related financial disclosures

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) today announced that Martin Skancke, chair of the PRI Board, has been chosen to join the Task Force...

December 14, 2015 | Press Release

PRI voices support for Paris Climate Agreement

The PRI, which represents more than 1,400 signatories with US$59 trillion in assets under management, said that the agreement was the turning point...

November 04, 2015 | Press Release

PRI hires new Director of Investment Practices and Reporting

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) today announced the appointment of Kris Douma as Director of Investment Practices and Reporting.