Triodos Bank's Networks and Partners
Socially Responsible Investment
Triodos Bank is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment, which provide a framework for investment professionals to incorporate the environmental, social and corporate governance issues into mainstream investment decision-making and ownership. Click here for PRI Executive Summary survey 2011.
Triodos is a member of the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO). This association represents the interests of sustainable investors with the authorities and stock listed companies.
The Belgian Sustainable and Socially Responsible Investment Forum is a not-for-profit organization whose aim is to stimulate, promote and support all types of sustainable and socially responsible investments. Triodos Bank is a board member.
UKSIF promotes responsible investment and other forms of finance that support sustainable economic development, enhance quality of life and safeguard the environment. Triodos Bank is a board member.
Triodos Investment Management sits on two commissions of Eumedion, which aims to maintain and further develop good corporate governance on the basis of the responsibility of institutional investors established in the Netherlands. Triodos Investment Management publishes its engagement policy and practices and thereby fully complies with the best practice guidelines of Eumedion apart from best practice 5. Although we have strict conflict of interest guidelines in place these are not made public yet. Triodos Investment Management will describe its guidelines in more detail in its 2012 annual report as recommended by Eumedion.
Forest Footprint Disclosure Project
Triodos Bank endorses this project, which is a new initiative created to help investors identify how an organisation's activities and supply chains contribute to deforestation.
Carbon Disclosure Project
The Carbon Disclosure Project is an independent non-profit organisation that collects information regarding greenhouse gas emissions of the world's largest corporation. Triodos Investment Management is a signatory member of the Carbon Disclosure Project.
Triodos Investment Management is member of the European Sustainable Investment Forum (Eurosif). Eurosif is a pan-European network and think-tank whose mission is to Develop Sustainability through European Financial Markets. Triodos Investment Management also signed up for the European SRI Transparency Code. Our full responds can be downloaded from