Memberships

SAAM

More information : www.vsv-asg.ch/en/home

As a member of Swiss Association of Asset Managers (SAAM), Blue Harvest is subject to the “SAAM Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct”, which sets the standard for professional and high-quality asset management in Switzerland, approved by FINMA (Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority). 

UN PRI

More information : www.unpri.org

Blue Harvest is a signatory member of the United Nations – Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) and follows the 6 principles:

  1. We will incorporate ESG(*) issues into investment analysis and decision-making processes.
  2. We will be active owners and incorporate ESG issues into our ownership policies and practices.
  3. We will seek appropriate disclosure on ESG issues by the entities in which we invest.
  4. We will promote acceptance and implementation of the Principles within the investment industry.
  5. We will work together to enhance our effectiveness in implementing the Principles.
  6. We will each report on our activities and progress towards implementing the Principles.

(* ESG = Environmental, Sustainability & Governance)

Blue Harvest S.A. specifically applies the 5 guidelines set by UN PRI for responsible investment in farmland:

  1. Promote environmental sustainability.
  2. Respect labour and human rights.
  3. Respect existing land and resource rights.
  4. Uphold high business and ethical standards.
  5. Report on activities and progress towards implementing the Principles.