Threadneedle (Lux) Emerging Market ESG Equities Fund

    In Short

    NameThreadneedle (Lux) Emerging Market ESG Equities Fund
    Asset ClassEquity
    NordSIP CategoryActive SRI
    Fund ProfileAvailable here
    Morning Star
    ManagerDara White

    Strategy description

    A global emerging markets (EM) equity strategy that targets companies who exhibit strong or improving Environmental,Social and Governance (ESG) qualities as well as sustain and accelerate high-quality and profitable growth.

    Strong EM heritage: Our experienced EM team has a proven track record of consistently generating strong alpha through bottom-up research and stock selection.

    ESG objective: We systematically apply ESG factors to identify investment opportunities, screen for material risks, and optimize the portfolio. The investment process incorporates Columbia Threadneedle’s evidence based, data-driven proprietary Responsible Investment (RI) model, taking advantage of its forward-looking investment signals to support fundamental research.

    Core innovators: We believe companies with innovation at their core, creating and embracing new ideas, processes and technology, can gain a competitive advantage, win market share and drive long-term growth.