All investments contain risk and may lose value. Socially responsible investing is qualitative and subjective by nature, and there is no guarantee that the criteria utilized, or judgement exercised, by any company of Aegon Asset Management will reflect the beliefs or values of any one particular investor. Socially responsible norms differ by region. There is no assurance that the socially responsible investing strategy and techniques employed will be successful. Investors should consult their investment professional prior to making an investment decision.
Aegon AM US, Aegon Investment Management B.V. (AIM) and Kames Capital (Kames) share a central responsible investment team. Certain personnel employed by AIM and Kames provide investment research and recommendations regarding the responsible investment policy, ESG data, engagement, reporting, and impact investments. These AIM and Kames personnel, with respect to their responsible investment responsibilities, are considered Aegon AM US access persons and subject to certain policies, monitoring, and supervision of the firm.