PLSA seeks industry views on RI Quality Mark

RIQM aims to recognise schemes meeting the highest standards for incorporating ESG

Jonathan Stapleton
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PQM standards committee chairman Andy Cheseldine
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PQM standards committee chairman Andy Cheseldine

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has opened a consultation on a new Responsible Investment Quality Mark (RIQM), intended to recognise pension schemes that meet the highest standards for incorporating ESG factors across their operations.

The RIQM has been developed amid an evolving regulatory environment and a momentum shift in public and industry attitudes towards climate change and ESG. Last year pension schemes were required ...

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