You may not have thought about it, but you do influence business and industry. Through your investment in securities, directly or indirectly through our funds, you exert influence on companies’ cost of capital. About time, then, to reflect on what you want to achieve by way of this influence.
Read our latest report on responsible investment, the ninth of its kind.
Upon entering 2019, financial markets were in the grip of gloom. Dimming global growth prospects and an unpredictable end to the trade negotiations between USA and China put a definite damper on the market sentiment. And yet, 12 more months were to pass before anyone had heard about the coronavirus.
Read the complete annual review by our Chief Investment Officer Finn Øystein Bergh.
Pareto Asset Management shall exercise active ownership in the portfolio companies in order to promote responsible business operations. This means that we will use our ownership rights and influence in the companies to help move the companies in a positive direction in terms of social relations, environmental issues, sustainability and good corporate governance.