Epoch’s approach to ESG is fully aligned with the firm’s investment philosophy and integrated into our investment analysis. Our investment team partners with dedicated ESG specialists at the firm.
Our approach is centered on two principles:
- ESG Investing offers a complementary lens to traditional views of risk and reward.
- Modern companies face an increasingly complicated set of stakeholders. We aim to help our clients better understand the choices companies face, and to help companies as they consider the path ahead.
Our Stewardship Approach
We engage with companies to better understand how they are approaching ESG issues or to advocate for changes which would benefit shareholders in the long run. We are also committed to acting as true stewards of our clients’ capital through active proxy voting and collaborating with industry partners on ESG issues. We are members/signatories of the following organizations: