PRINCIPLES OF RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT
TIAA’s four core approaches to responsible investment
Responsible investment seeks competitive returns while promoting broad economic development, positive social outcomes and a healthier environment. TIAA is actively engaged across the four key pillars of responsible investment.
Considering environmental, social & governance (ESG) factors in investment research and decisions.
Portfolios that explicitly include ESG criteria in the investment decision-making approach.
Investors using their influence to improve issuer’s ESG management, performance and disclosure.
Investments made with a goal of financial return and measurable social or environmental outcomes.