The Model Mandate guidance was originally published by International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) in 2012 to help asset owners to express what they expected of the asset managers that they engaged, and to reflect those expectations in contracts and mandates. Its particular focus was on the parts of the mandate relating to the investment approach, stewardship, ESG and the manager’s accountability to their clients.
Comment letters, viewpoints and guidance statements in response to national and international regulatory developments. Covering the key overarching themes that are most relevant with regard to global corporate governance and responsible investment practices – and which therefore have relevance for ICGN members.
ICGN Natural Capital Committee focused on governance relating to the natural environment, ecology and biodiversity including climate change and the UN SDGs.