Creating a better future with PruFund Planet
When you invest money, you want it to have the chance to grow. But more and more people also want to make sure their investments do no harm - to people or to the planet.
The world is facing huge challenges. We need to face up to them today, if we want the world to be a better place for the next generation.
So more and more investors are looking to opportunities that not only give the potential for returns but also focus on the planet. PruFund Planet does this by proactively investing in companies and projects that work to solve the world’s biggest social and environmental problems.
Investing in this way could ultimately help create a better world.
Watch our video to see why investing in PruFund Planet aims to deliver long term growth and how your money can create a positive difference to the world we live in.
How does PruFund Planet work?
Our PruFund Planet funds are designed to grow your money over the long-term.
Of course with any investment, the value can go down as well as up so you may not get back the amount you put in.
As well as aiming to exclude companies and projects in areas that do harm to the planet such as controversial weapons, PruFund Planet goes one step further proactively looking for opportunities that focus on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors. PruFund Planet also looks to invest some of your money in areas that have specific goals to help contribute to a better world. For example it may be things like reducing carbon emissions by a certain amount or having diverse workforces by a certain date. These companies and projects are also held accountable in meeting those targets. So you’ll know that your money is helping to make a difference.
Areas of focus for positive outcomes driven by PruFund Planet
Our PruFund Planet funds;
- bullet Spread the risk of your investment over a number of different types of investments such as cash, bonds, property and shares
- bullet Pool money from all investors – giving you greater buying power and also means you can access investments you couldn't as an individual
- bullet Smooth some of the extreme short-term ups and downs of direct stock market investments. This means that you would potentially not benefit from the full upside of rises or suffer from the full downside of falls in investment performance, which can help to provide more stable returns.
- bullet Are part of Prudential’s With-Profits fund, one of the largest With-Profits funds in the UK.
Where PruFund Planet invests
PruFund Planet invests in a wide range of companies and projects across the world. Here are just some examples of where PruFund invests, but the companies and sectors we invest in can change now or in the future. So this is how you can see that your money may be helping the planet.
The PruFund Planet range;
There are five PruFund Planet funds, each with a different level of expected risk and reward.
PruFund Planet Range
Your Adviser will discuss your needs in terms of the level of Risk and rewards you are willing and able to take.
How can I invest in PruFund Planet?
Our Planet funds are currently available through our Retirement Account. If you are interested in learning more about our PruFund Planet and how you can invest, please speak to your financial adviser.
Looking to invest in a planet-friendly pension?
If you’re interested in the future of your pension and helping the planet, financial advice can make a real difference. If you already have a financial adviser, please speak to them directly. If you don’t have an adviser, we can help. You can book a no obligation financial review with one of our advisers. We offer a restricted advice service.Find an adviser