Unprecedented UK investor action to reform financial services by setting new standards for fund managers

UKSIF10th March 2015

UK investors worth £350 bn challenge fund managers in call for improved voting, reporting and engagement standards 

  • Investor-led guidelines will address fund managers’ voting, reporting and engagement practices,

  • First investor initiative of its kind will set ‘Red Line’ voting instructions

  • Growing wave of investor-led activity challenging the industry is unique to the UK

  • Investors will meet fund managers to debate standards and practices in event to mark Ownership Day

London, 10 March 2015 – Owners of pension fund assets worth more than £350 bn are meeting fund management industry leaders today to debate voting, reporting and engagement standards in an event to mark Ownership Day coordinated by the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF).

Read the full press release here.