Data snapshot

The PRI in numbers

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PRI signatories across the globe

PRI signatories across the globe

Asset owner breakdown by type

Asset Category (All AO signatories) Count
Corp. pension/super/retire/provident 71
Development finance institution 10
Endowment 21
Family office 3
Foundation 29
Insurance company 49
Non corp. pension/super/retire/provident 126
Other 18
Reserve - sovereign or government controlled fund 19
Grand total 346

Amount of signatories that reported per category

Asset owners 303 23%
Investment managers 945 72%
Service providers 63 5%

AUM market penetration of PRI signatories

AUM market penetration of PRI signatories

95% of PRI asset owners' AUM is represented in the market penetration analysis. It includes the following categories: family office, insurance company, reserve-sovereign or government controlled fund, foundation and endowment, corporate and non-corporate pensions (Source: noted in Findings - AO: "2017 - AO Category")


Assets indirectly managed by asset owners covered by responsible investment practices (% AUM)

Assets indirectly managed by PRI signatories covered by responsible investment practices

Assets directly managed by investment managers covered by responsible investment practices (% AUM)

Assets directly managed by PRI signatories covered by responsible investment practices

Policy components and public disclosure of policy

Policy components and public disclosure of policy

Objectives set by signatories to ensure responsible investment practices

Objective 2016 2017
Improved communication of ESG activities within the organisation 42% 49%
Improved ESG incorporation into investment decision making processes 41% 46%
Joining and/or participation in RI initiatives 36% 38%
Provide training on ESG incorporation 30% 35%
Improved engagement to encourage change regarding management of ESG issues 26% 30%

Asset owners and investment managers who see climate change as a long-term threat

2016
AO: 66%
IM: 59%
2017
AO: 74%
IM: 63%

Percentage of signatories disclosing on voluntary reporting indicators

2016
AO: 25%
IM: 19%
2017
AO: 23%
IM: 17%

Activities signatories report they undertake to combat climate change

Activities signatories report they undertake to combat climate change

Tools signatories report they use to combat climate change

Tools signatories report they use to combat climate change

Signatories responding to Reporting Framework indicating engagement with policy makers

Signatories responding to Reporting Framework indicating engagement with policy makers

Active strategies employed by signatories for directly managed fixed income assets (% AUM)

Active strategies employed by signatories for directly managed fixed income assets (% AUM)

Split of directly managed fixed income assets by active and passive strategies (% AUM)

Split of directly managed fixed income assets by active and passive strategies (% AUM)

Active strategies employed by signatories for directly managed listed equity assets (% AUM)

Active strategies employed by signatories for directly managed listed equity assets (% AUM)

Split of directly managed listed equity assets by active or passive strategies (% AUM)

Split of directly managed listed equity assets by active or passive strategies (% AUM)