Taurus Environmental, Social and Governance Policy
Taurus is a responsible investor which seeks to generate superior risk-adjusted returns by investing in mining companies and projects globally.
|As a responsible investor in the mining sector, Taurus supports the UN Global Compact, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Labour Organisation’s core labour principles and is a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment.|
|Accordingly, Taurus will only invest in companies or projects which do, or will in Taurus’ belief, undertake environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) practices which are consistent with these documents and principles.
|Actively engage management of current and future investee companies and work with these people to obtain an appropriate level of disclosure of ESG-related issues,|
|Actively promote the International Council for Mining and Metals principles and processes in investee companies, and|
|Implement and report on ESG progress to Taurus’ investors.|
United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment
Taurus has been accepted as a signatory to the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (the ‘Principles’): a set of principles developed by an international group of institutional investors reflecting the increasing relevance of ESG issues to investment practices. The process was convened by the United Nations Secretary-General.
More information can be found at www.unpri.org/