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25 / September / 2019


DTZ INVESTORS HAS BEEN AWARDED 7 ‘GREEN STARS’

DTZ Investors has enjoyed another success in its latest assessment by the Global Real-Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) - achieving Green Star ratings across all seven of its contributing funds for the first time. The GRESB ‘Green Star’ is a rating of absolute performance where entities are awarded when scores are higher than 50 on both Management & Policy and Implementation & Measurement aspects.

GRESB is the primary global ESG benchmark for real estate investments, now covering over 100,000 assets equating to USD4.1 trillion worldwide. As part of the benchmark, real estate investment trusts (REITs), funds, and developers submit responses to a comprehensive questionnaire, which measures the portfolio’s ESG performance. Now more than 100 institutional and financial investors to make decisions that are leading to a more sustainable real asset industry.

This year’s results reflect how DTZ Investors has grown its ESG programme significantly over the past 5 years with a continued commitment to sustainable principles, further embedding these principles throughout our real estate operations and investment processes.