Responsible Investing

We incorporate ESG principles into our investment process

ESG

Our investment process allows for explicit consideration of ESG factors, both generally and specifically.

Environment Reports

  • Prima uses LEED certifications as part of the underwriting process. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is an internationally recognized green building certification system.
  • We recognize that environmental factors can have a significant impact on the performance of an investment and pay close attention to the sustainability factors for real estate published by the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board.

Prima’s responsible No list

  • Gambling Venues
  • Arms and ammunition
  • Business premises engaged in adult entertainment
  • Tobacco
  • Coal generation

Business Reputation

  • Our investment decisions take into account any governance issues with borrowers’ business. We lend only to borrowers with strong governance.
  • Our investment decisions also take into account individual borrowers’ reputation.