In a request for proposal (RFP) document, the PRI said it wanted to commission an organisation to examine the pension systems in Australia, the UK and the US.
Partnering with Adoreboard, the study focused on measuring emotional responses to quantify human experiences of more than 2,500 people in relation to workplace pensions and responsible investment.
A large pension is all very nice unless the only place to spend it is a polluted, corrupt, unsustainable world.
The fund platform aims to have a guided, open-architecture offering, similar to those of many of the commercial providers.
ESG terminology can be complicated; terms such as 'Impact investing,' 'socially responsible investing,' and 'green investing' are often used interchangeably, but have quite different meanings.
Prescription is about accessing money for badly run enterprises that demonstrate malfeasance, corruption, fraud and inefficiency and that cannot access money from the private sector as a result.”
"It will be interesting to track employee sentiment in the future and compare their interest in ESG choices down the road as individuals become more familiar with the term," said Diane Gallagher, vice president of value-added programs at America