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ARE ST. JAMES'S PLACE CAPITALISING ON THE UK's TRANSITION TO NET ZERO EMISSION?

St. James's Place is committed to managing their environmental impact through effective monitoring of energy systems, travel, water usage and waste recycling.


Although a relatively low-impact business already, they recognised that even their business can influence climate change, and they manage their business activities to reduce this impact where possible.


St. James's Place's Head Office in Cirencester has achieved a Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method rating of 'Very Good', through adopting sustainable principles. They source all their electricity for their UK operations from renewable resources and will continue to purchase renewable electricity in the UK, reflecting best practise and driving demand in the renewable energy market.

Are St. James's Place encouraging and supporting the transfer to net zero emission? Including through our client's investment decisions?


Yes, they are actively encouraging and supporting our fund managers in the decarbonisation of the economy.


They have undertaken a structured program to monitor and engage with our fund managers on how environment, social and governance {ESG) factors are integrated in their decision-making processes. This includes:


Have St. James's Place set an emissions reduction target and is this a SMART target? (Simple,

Measurable, Ambitious and Time bound)


In 2016, St. James's Place set an ambitious target to reduce their scope 1 & 2 emissions by 50% by 2020, based on their 2016 emissions. This year, they have purchased 100% renewable electricity for the UK operations, exceeding their target. The next set of targets for 2025 are currently being created.


The value of an investment with St. James's Place will be directly linked to the performance of the funds selected and may fall as well as rise. You may get back less than the amount invested.

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Floors 2 & 3,

Basildon House,

7 Moorgate, 

London,

EC2R 6AF 

020 7710 3402

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