ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Angel Oak Capital Advisors, LLC (“Angel Oak Capital”) announced today that it has signed the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
“Signing on to the Principles for Responsible Investment is a direct reflection of our intent to integrate environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) issues into our investment approach,” says Sreeni Prabhu, chief investment officer for Angel Oak Capital. “Our corporate values have stressed responsible investment since our founding. Now, we’re ready to consider formally integrating those considerations into all aspects of our business.”
The UN-supported PRI is recognized as the leading global network for investors committed to incorporating ESG considerations into their investment philosophies. The UN-supported PRI’s network of international investors work together to implement a set of voluntary principles that provide a framework for integrating ESG factors into investment analysis and ownership practices aligned with investors’ fiduciary duties.
“We’re proud to tell our clients that we’re part of a larger community dedicated to sharing information and furthering responsible investment practices for the betterment of our industry and the global community,” says Prabhu. “We operate in a diverse range of financial markets and we’re excited to explore new approaches to ESG investing, as we seek the most attractive risk-adjusted returns for our clients.”
About Angel Oak Capital Advisors, LLC
Angel Oak Capital Advisors is an investment management firm focused on providing compelling fixed income investment solutions for its clients. Backed by a value-driven approach, Angel Oak Capital Advisors seeks to deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns through a combination of stable current income and price appreciation. Its experienced investment team seeks the best opportunities in fixed income with a specialization in mortgage-backed securities and other areas of structured credit. As of December 31, 2016, Angel Oak Capital has over $5.5 billion USD in assets under management across its mutual funds, private funds and separately managed accounts.
For more information, please visit: www.angeloakcapital.com
About the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
The United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Initiative is an international network of investors working together to put the six principles for responsible investment into practice. Its goal is to understand the implications of Environmental, Social and Governance issues (ESG) for investors and support signatories to incorporate these issues into their investment decision making and ownership practices. In implementing the principles, signatories contribute to the development of a more sustainable global financial system.