Standard Life Investments is one of the largest institutional investors in the UK. We take our responsibility as a shareholder seriously, using our influence to encourage best practice standards in companies’ management of social, environmental and governance issues.
Our fund managers consider company policies and practices on environmental and social matters as an integral part of the investment process. Where possible, we use our influence to encourage best practice standards in the management of these issues at the companies in which we invest, with a view to protecting and enhancing the value of our clients’ investments.
"Strong corporate governance produces companies that are transparent and accountable and that are likely to attract and use capital efficiently."
- Guy Jubb, Investment Director, Head of Corporate Governance
Standard Life Investments supports effective accountability and transparency.
Voting transparency is appreciated by many public commentators and the Government supports disclosure by institutional investors of their voting records.
Standard Life Investments Limited, tel. +44 131 225 2345, a company registered in Scotland (SC 123321) Registered Office 1 George Street Edinburgh EH2 2LL.
The Standard Life Investments group includes Standard Life Investments (Mutual Funds) Limited, SLTM Limited, Standard Life Investments (Corporate Funds) Limited and SL Capital Partners LLP. Standard Life Investments Limited acts as Investment Manager for Standard Life Assurance Limited and Standard Life Pension Funds Limited.
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All companies are authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Services Authority.
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