We invest over $11.7 billion on behalf of our members and we take our capital stewardship seriously. Our policies on responsible investment and active ownership and engagement are publicly disclosed. and we are a proud signatory to the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) Asset Owner Stewardship Code and the Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI). We hold a seat on the ACSI member council, and are an active member of the Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC) and the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA). We believe that investing to provide good financial returns to members, as well as positive social impacts, is a win-win.
Committing to a better and more sustainable tomorrow
NGS takes a continuous improvement approach in responsible investment. We are now evaluating our investment portfolio's impact on and contribution to the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The United Nations developed the 17 SDGS to promote a better, more sustainable future for all people. Read on to find out how NGS Super is addressing them.
Active ownership and engagement
NGS Super's Active ownership and engagement policy outlines our position and approach to active ownership. This includes proxy voting, company engagement and advocacy activities, and shows our commitment to ESG and responsible investing principles.
Our actions in response to modern slavery
In the 21st century, we are still dealing with slavery, but in a different, modern and concerning form.Read more
Rio Tinto: Active ownership & engagement
NGS Super holds an investment in Rio Tinto. We were very concerned when we heard that its mining activities destroyed the rock shelters in Juukan Gorge.Read more
What’s the difference between ethical investing and sustainable investing?
Many investment managers now follow responsible investment principles that only ethical investment managers used to consider.Read more