Responsible Property Investment

To ensure we realise our sustainability aspirations in practical and measurable ways, we have produced and published formal objectives and targets that will help embed responsible practices in our investment process.
RPI in Action

RPI in Action

Summary of Sustainability Objectives

Lothbury Investment Management’s objectives and targets for 2022 are to:

  1. Lothbury Investment Management (LIM) will continue to be a signatory to UNPRI
  2. In 2022, LIM will endeavour to define and finalise the Net Zero pathway for the Funds under management
  3. LIM will submit the Lothbury Property Trust and the Secure Income Fund to the annual GRESB review
  4. LIM will ensure that all asset acquisitions utilise the ESG checklist and that no acquisitions are in breach of the LIM ESG Policy
  5. LIM will continue to implement the Tenant Exclusion Policy
  6. The Asset Managers will aim to incorporate green lease clauses in all new leases, with a target of no less than 50%
  7. The Asset Managers will incorporate ESG objectives in biannual business plans for each asset, where possible
  8. The Development Sustainability Strategy for all new construction and major refurbishments will be reviewed and updated – Download overview
  9. Development projects will target a BREEAM rating of “Excellent” with a minimum rating of “Very Good”
  10. All minor asset refurbishments will be carried out using the LIM refurbishment guide
  11. With the aim of improving energy performance, the Funds will obtain EPC ratings for all assets in the portfolios and seek to continually improve the ratings and stay ahead of MEES (Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards) legislation
  12. Implement a process for regular tenant engagement to encourage active discussions that result in positive environmental or social initiatives at an asset
  13. Establish processes for high quality landlord managed data collection and analysis, seeking to improve data coverage across portfolios for asset environmental performance (including energy, water and waste)
  14. ESG KPIs to be developed and included in new third party property management contracts from 2022
  15. Enhance ESG training across all relevant teams, to ensure good understanding of the Environmental Management System responsibilities
  16. Embed ESG objectives in all employees’ performance reviews
  17. Over 2022, LIM will review its Diversity & Inclusion Policy and reporting, and identify opportunities to take a proactive approach towards enhancement
  18. Prepare/align data to enable reporting in line with the recommendations of the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
  19. LIM will aim to produce a quarterly report on ESG initiatives and produce an annual ESG report for the Lothbury Property Trust
  20. LIM is committed to supporting the goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or sooner

The following case studies highlight some of the specific practices we are introducing in our developments, to meet our sustainability targets.

Sustainability Case Studies

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