Portfolios with Purpose.
More than a Frame of Mind.

We believe that successful responsible investment requires the right attitude to achieve the potential for returns, while pursuing positive outcomes. Portfolios with Purpose offer investors a diverse range of solutions that aim to achieve financial objectives with a dedicated environmental, social and governance (ESG) focus.


Solutions across the Portfolios with Purpose range

$25 Bil

Invested in our Portfolios with Purpose

AUM in Portfolios with Purpose as at 30 September 2023

One Ethos. Three Options.

Whatever your responsible investing priorities, we offer a diverse choice of solutions, all with a dedicated ESG focus. Investing today, for a better tomorrow.



Achieve additional responsibility objectives, such as climate resilience, ESG improvement or best-in-class allocations. These portfolios adopt a range of strategies to improve management of ESG issues and fall into one of the following three subcategories; Climate Conscious, ESG Leaders and Change Catalysts.



Invest in issuers that address environmental or social factors, whether through their products, services or practices. Prominent themes include Climate, Health and Empowerment.



Invest in issuers providing a positive and measurable impact on society or the environment. Every investment has a specific intention of benefitting underserved communities and reducing societal disparities (education, health, clean water) between the wealthiest and poorest.

Responsible Investing is Active

Responsible investing is a journey, and meeting the challenges require commitment. Our commitment is to deliver better outcomes for our clients. We focus on delivering market returns, with a focus on material ESG risks. The core elements of our approach form the foundation on which we build solutions that aim to deliver change.


We believe that responsibly-minded businesses drive sustainable returns—a principle embedded in our investment culture and processes.


Independent ESG analysis by our experts is fundamental to generating investment insight for our Portfolios with Purpose.


Company experts collaborate with RI specialists and world-class scientists. Powerful in-house technology facilitates knowledge sharing.


Encouraging management to improve corporate behaviour on behalf of stakeholders helps fuel stronger earnings and better investment outcomes.


ESG insights and engagement action, and our assessment of company change, are documented and accessible to clients.

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Learn More About Our Sustainable Range

Conviction and deep analysis inform the decisions we make for our sustainable range. Making the right choices and carrying out in-depth engagement are the drivers to delivering real and lasting change.

The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise. Capital is at risk.

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