The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association publishes topical questions to aid trustees in considering the effectiveness of their managers’ stewardship activity. We encourage funds to ask these questions during their regular manager reviews in an effort to understand their managers’ approaches and activities and to ensure that they are adhering to the stewardship policies.
September’s topical question for your manager.
Background – Ten years on from global financial crisis, there is a twin focus on lessons learned over the course of the past decade, and what might be the source of the next crisis?
Question – The investment industry was caught badly off guard by the global financial crisis - how have you changed your research and engagement activities to ensure this doesn’t happen again? What markets, risks and sectors are you most concerned about, in what is still an uncertain economic environment?
Read previous questions here.