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Pension fund assets under management

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Dear Middlesbrough Council,

1) Please provide in Microsoft excel format for the end of the 2018/19 financial year:
-the sum total of pension fund assets under management;
-full details of what the Local Government Pension Fund currently invests in, including the full name and amounts of each fund, bond, institution and investment held, by asset class or category, including specific equities;
-full details of any investments in: renewable energy, green technologies, social housing or community wealth building or low carbon funds.

I would like to receive this information in an unlocked excel sheet without protected cells (.xls). If you have to password protect the excel sheet, please can you also provide the password to the excel sheet.

2) Please provide any Local Government Pension Fund or Council policy or strategy statements, meeting minutes, investment principles, or Investment Strategy Statements that commit to reducing investments in fossil fuel producers or to decarbonise the Fund

If one part of the request can be answered sooner than others, please send that information first followed by any subsequent data. If you need further clarification, please contact me by email.

Yours faithfully,

Sarah Shoraka

foi, Middlesbrough Council

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foi, Middlesbrough Council

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Dear Ms Shoraka

 

REF NO:015172

 

I am writing to confirm that Middlesbrough Council has now completed its
search for the information you requested on 3^rd December 2019.  Your
request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the
Freedom of Information Act. 

 

In your request you asked for the following information:

 

1) Please provide in Microsoft excel format for the end of the 2018/19
financial year:

-the sum total of pension fund assets under management; -full details of
what the Local Government Pension Fund currently invests in, including the
full name and amounts of each fund, bond, institution and investment held,
by asset class or category, including specific equities; -full details of
any investments in: renewable energy, green technologies, social housing
or community wealth building or low carbon funds.

 

I would like to receive this information in an unlocked excel sheet
without protected cells (.xls). If you have to password protect the excel
sheet, please can you also provide the password to the excel sheet.

 

2) Please provide any Local Government Pension Fund or Council policy or
strategy statements, meeting minutes, investment principles, or Investment
Strategy Statements that commit to reducing investments in fossil fuel
producers or to decarbonise the Fund

 

Response: Under Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act, we are not
required to provide information, which is already reasonably accessible to
you. 

 

The Fund assets at the end of the 2018/19 financial year (so as at 31
March 2019) are in the Pension Fund Committee papers on the Council’s
website at the following link:               

[2]http://democracy.middlesbrough.gov.uk/ak...

 

The Fund’s Investment Strategy Statement is on the Pension Fund
teespen.org website at this link:
[3]https://www.teespen.org.uk/documents/con...
(section 7 is relevant). The Fund, as part of the Border to Coast Pensions
Partnership (‘Border to Coast’), has agree to the Border to Coast
Responsible Investment Policy – the current version of this can be found
on the Border to Coast website at the following link:
[4]https://www.bordertocoast.org.uk/?dlm_do...
as part of this web page:
[5]https://www.bordertocoast.org.uk/sustain...

 

Middlesbrough Council passed a motion at its 4^th September 2019 meeting
which starts “This Council aspires to … make Council activities zero
carbon by 2030..”. The minutes of this meeting are available on the
Council’s website at the following link:
[6]http://democracy.middlesbrough.gov.uk/ak...
the relevant minute is 19/42.

If you have any queries about this response, please do not hesitate to
contact the Information Requests Team via email [Middlesbrough Council request email]. 
Please remember to quote the reference number shown above in any future
communications.

If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled you may ask
for an internal review within 40 days of receipt of the response. You
should write to:-

Ann-Marie Johnstone,

Governance and Information Manager,
P.O. Box 500
2^nd Floor

Civic Centre

Middlesbrough

TS1 9FT

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for an
independent review.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: -

Information Commissioner’s Office,
Wycliffe House,
Water Lane,
Wilmslow,
Cheshire,
SK9 5AF

Yours sincerely

Information Requests Team

Strategy, Information and Governance
P.O. Box 500
Civic Centre

Middlesbrough

TS1 9FT

Email:   [Middlesbrough Council request email]
 

 

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2. http://democracy.middlesbrough.gov.uk/ak...
3. https://www.teespen.org.uk/documents/con...
4. https://www.bordertocoast.org.uk/?dlm_do...
5. https://www.bordertocoast.org.uk/sustain...
6. http://democracy.middlesbrough.gov.uk/ak...

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