Prosperity has been an active investor and employed environmental, social and especially corporate governance issues in its investment and engagements processes since its inception. At the same time, with growing investors’ demand to have all those aspects incorporated into investment managers’ regulations, PRI Academy significantly helps to understand system and structure of ESG analysis so that to describe and formalize respective practices.
Prosperity Capital Management,,
After spending a long time in integrating ESGs at the operational level and then at the strategic level of companies, the academy course came to take me up one more level to understand integrating ESG at the investment altitude. It certainly widens my horizons.
The first course (RI Fundamentals) is a great tool to capture the basics of responsible investments. The course includes fundamental understanding of ESG megatrends and strategies as well as real life cases and self-testing.
With a strong interest for responsible investing, coming from the banking sector and joining the Engagement and ESG service provider GES International, it’s been important for me to learn more about the responsible investment space and practices. The PRI RI Fundamentals course have definitely helped me expand my knowledge base and take the next steps in my understanding of RI.
Ahmad N. Moussa
The PRI Academy provides very good understanding of responsible investment. The Academy training course delivers full understanding of the sustainable principles needed for business. Illustrating with study cases throughout the course highlights the impact of responsible investment and ESG factors
Ross M Campbell
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss LLC,,
The PRI Academy does a great job explaining and broadening my understanding of ESG Integration and SDG implementation. As the curriculum continues to evolve, the examples become more and more topical. I will continue to promote the courses internally and externally as helpful training for anyone looking to expand their knowledge base.
Becker & Cheng Wealth Management,,
The PRI Academy provides a solid foundation in all facets of responsible investment. The practical case studies combined with the module on implementing a responsible investment program were extremely valuable in helping integrate ESG analysis into the investment decision process.
HSBC Private Banking,,
This PRI course should become the standardised norm in the wealth management industry. A perfect introduction to responsible investing for all, concise and informative. ESG integration is not only beneficial for clients long term investments, but I believe it will eventually become a regulatory requirement.
I have started the course having a sustainability background and the course has helped me to related ESG world with the financial sector. Now I am able to collaborate more effectively with the financial analysts for demonstrating ESG factors in value creation.
Great framework for enhancing investment decision-making. Real life case studies ensure course feels relevant.
The RIF-course gave inspiration to further integrate RI issues into our investment process. I also very much enjoyed all the case studies that were very well and clearly presented in the course.
Universit Libre de Bruxelles,,
Starting a career in the financial sector, the PRI Academy was the perfect opportunity to develop further my investment knowledge in line with my personal aspirations and beliefs. The course tackles every aspect of responsible investment with strong references and clearly demonstrates that return and positive environment, social and/or social impacts can be correlated. It is a must-do for anyone who wants to learn how to invest for a better future for our world, an inspiring and rewarding journey!
Affinity Capital Management Inc.,,
I recommend PRI Academy to anyone interested in SRI. The on-line delivery of the course was easy to follow and very well executed. I would definitely take future courses with the PRI Academy.
As a Remuneration Governance Specialist, I thought the PRI Academy course on RI Fundamentals was an excellent introduction to the subject of Responsible Investments. It was well structured, informative, provided numerous real-life examples and the opportunity to self-test throughout. I will recommend it to my peers in the Reward field and I believe it should become part of the training of all Remuneration/Compensation Committee members.
University of East London,,
The PRI Academy course RI Fundamentals is a thorough and well structured exposé of the challenges and opportunities of investing responsibly with a normative mindset.