This article originally appeared in Sydney News Today.
Real Asset Management (RAM), Australia’s Wealth Asset Manager, has joined the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA). This is a move following the company’s recent appointment as a Pay Equity Ambassador.
Scott Kelly, CEO of RAM Australia, said that being part of the RIAA network is a natural part of the company’s mission and belief that “generally we want to do the right thing and help for good.” Said it was the result.
He also said that it enables better management of long-term investment risk and, most importantly, is consistent with the company’s investment activities that take into account the broader interests of stakeholders and the community. Told.
“Good governance, social responsibility and sustainability are key pillars of our culture. RAM recognizes the importance of responsible investment and is committed to ESG integration. [environmental, social and governance] In our business and investment strategy, “Kelly said.
“We believe that identifying and managing ESG factors can help us find new opportunities and direct capital into more attractive areas.”
According to RIAA CEO Simon O’Connor, by participating in the RIAA, RAM supports missions, beliefs and objectives focused on aligning capital with the achievement of a healthy society, environment and economy. Showed a commitment to do.