ESG News

November 2021

Sustainability Principles and Objectives (SPO) Framework

The Sustainability Principles and Objectives (SPO) Framework is an ESG framework for late-stage private companies, companies preparing to go public, and early-stage public companies.

The SPO Framework is designed to ensure that a company at this stage of development takes into consideration positive ESG outcomes, as well as the need to mitigate negative ESG factors, and is dedicated to meeting a high standard of ESG criteria across its business.  Tony Davis and Michael Ellis of Inherent Group serve on the Advisory Council.  Read more here.

Net Zero Asset Managers initiative Progress Report
Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change

Net Zero Asset Manager Signatories now total 220 managing more than USD 57 trillion in assets under management. This means that more than half the world’s assets are now committed to achieving net zero by 2050 or sooner. Read the full progress report here, including Inherent's commitment of 74% AUM to be managed in line with net zero.