What does "being responsible" mean for Thematics Asset Management? What has been done in 2021? What are their future ambitions as a Responsible Investor? And how can investors clearly understand its commitment as a thematic and socially responsible investor?

Thematics Asset Management's second annual ESG report highlights its ongoing commitment as a Socially Responsible Investor.

The challenges of today are the very forces shaping the world tomorrow – from resource scarcity to technological change, to globalization and shift in demography. Investing in these themes is investing in a more sustainable future. At Thematics AM, responsible investing means integrating sustainability into the investment philosophy and processes.
Detailed reports on SDG contributions of each strategy, as well as case studies of featured companies.
Recognising the duties in promoting strong corporate governance as a responsible investor, by exercising voting rights, defining an engagement framework, and collaborating and advocating within the industry.
In terms of Process: formalising the net-zero strategy and reenforcing climate risk management.

In terms of Product: leverage the deep expertise and established reputation on thematic strategies to capture the growing opportunities around emerging macro trends, in particular on climate adaptation, low carbon transition, and other social and environmental themes.

In terms of People: onboarding a new climate specialist in the first quarter of 2022 to help drive ESG and climate initiatives.

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The proxy voting and engagement policy is available at the following link: https://thematics-am.com/

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