We want to see laws, regulation, guidance and cultural norms that promote a long-term and responsible approach to wealth creation and management.
UKSIF therefore works to support and influence policymakers, regulators, financial services trade and professional bodies and other decision-makers on sustainable finance and investment issues. Our work takes place primarily at the national level, but we also get involved with relevant European and international issues through working with Eurosif, of which UKSIF is a founder member, and the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance.
We campaign for sustainable investment and finance through our:
We work with our members to develop a set of policy positions to boost the operating environment for sustainable investment and which are in line with our Mission and Strategy.
Responses and Representations
We regularly champion the sustainable finance and investment industry’s views to key government, parliamentary and regulatory enquiries and consultations.
We hold member-only events in order to raise awareness of key policy issues affecting the sustainable investment industry as well as enabling members to network with political and other stakeholders. We also convene members for their input on specific policy topics.