Thought Leadership

We are actively involved in organisations at the leading edge of sustainable and responsible investment. A number of these are listed below.

OrganisationDescriptionWHEB Involvement
United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI)An international network of investors working together to put the Principles for Responsible Investment into practice.We are a signatory.
Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)A forum for collaboration on climate change for European investors.We are a signatory and member of the Policy Group.
UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF)A membership association for sustainable and responsible financial services.We are a member and are regularly involved with events and initiatives.
European SRI Association (EUROSIF)A pan-European network and think-tank whose mission is to develop sustainability through European financial markets. We have been awarded the EUROSIF Transparency logo.
FRC Stewardship CodeAims to enhance the quality of engagement between institutional investors and companies to help improve long-term returns to shareholders and the efficient exercise of governance responsibilities.We are a signatory.
Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)An international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information.We are a signatory and assist with research projects and speak at events.
Tomorrow’s Capital MarketsA global think tank delivering value for business leaders and owners by addressing the systemic and behavioural questions of the business world.George Latham, Managing Partner of Listed Equities is on the steering committee.
Sustainable Stock ExchangesAn initiative aimed at exploring how exchanges can work together with investors, regulators, and companies to enhance corporate transparency and performance on ESG issues.We are a signatory and participate in working groups.
International Integrated Reporting FrameworkA global coalition of regulators, investors, companies, standard setters, the accounting profession and NGOs.Seb Beloe, Head of Research, is a member of the Expert Investor Network.