SHARE (Shareholder Association for Research & Education) is a Canadian leader in responsible investment services, research and education for institutional investors.
Since its creation in 2000, SHARE has carried out this mandate by providing active ownership services, including proxy voting and engagement, education, policy advocacy, and practical research on issues related to responsible investment.
Our clients include pension funds, mutual funds, foundations, faith-based organizations and asset managers across Canada.
SHARE’s leadership on Responsible Investment is both national and international. SHARE is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI). SHARE also coordinates the Secretariat of the Global Unions Committee on Workers Capital (CWC).
SHARE’s vision is for owners of capital to promote sustainable prosperity and realize enhanced returns by taking responsibility for the impact of their investments.
SHARE will advance responsible investment by encouraging and assisting asset owners to maximize long-term financial returns by promoting good corporate governance, respect for human rights, vibrant communities and a healthy environment.