The Perennial Better Future Trust has been re-certified as a Responsible Investment product by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA). RIAA’s rigorous Responsible Investment Certification Program is the leading initiative for distinguishing quality responsible, ethical and impact investment products and services in Australia and New Zealand, and the longest running responsible investment program in the world. The Perennial Better Future Trust first achieved the certification in 2020.
RIAA’s Certification Symbol is recognised by investors and consumers across the region, providing confidence that a product or provider is delivering on its responsible investment promise and meeting the Australian and New Zealand Standard for responsible investing.
As part of this process, RIAA assessed the Perennial Better Future Trust’s investment process, ESG integration, disclosure of holdings and stewardship practices. RIAA also assessed Perennial’s commitment to responsible investment as a firm. In 2022, Perennial was recognised as a Responsible Investment Leader by RIAA for the third consecutive year and ranked among the top 10 fund managers and superannuation firms.
We are proud to be able to display the RIAA Certification Symbol as recognition of our leading responsible investment product and authentic approach to ESG investing.
The Perennial Better Future Trust has been certified by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia according to the strict operational and disclosure practices required under the Responsible Investment Certification Program.1
1.The Responsible Investment Certification Program does not constitute financial product advice. Neither the Certification Symbol nor RIAA recommends to any person that any financial product is a suitable investment or that returns are guaranteed. Appropriate professional advice should be sought prior to making an investment decision. RIAA does not hold an Australian Financial Services Licence.
Disclaimer: Please note that these are the views of the writer and not necessarily the views of Perennial. This article does not take into account your investment objectives, particular needs or financial situation. Perennial Investment Management Limited is the responsible entity for the funds mentioned in this article. Potential investors should consider the product disclosure statement and target market determination of the fund mentioned in this article before deciding whether to invest, or continue to invest, in the fund. The product disclosure statement and more can be found on Our Trusts page.