The Enterprise Investment Fund does not participate in investments of doubtful ethical quality. The Fund carries out a detailed assessment of its investment options and strives to invest in well-run firms that maintain sound governance practice and demonstrate responsibility in social and environmental affairs.

The Fund stresses that the companies in which it invests operate in compliance with the law and other regulatory instruments, as well as international agreements on human rights and the rights of workers.

It conducts a comprehensive assessment of the management and operations of each company as regards factors such as its products, production methods, customer relations, corporate culture, ownership, and owners’ interests. The FSÍ bases its assessment of each company on publicly available information and information provided by the company itself. An assessment is made of the board’s attitude and the company’s responsibility and management in view of the above-mentioned factors. In its Annual Report, the fund shall provide an account of its investments with particular reference to its policy on socially responsible investing. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = “urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office”>