New UK regulations were laid in June 2019 to meet the EU’s Shareholder Rights Directive and improve transparency of information on how trustees engage with their asset managers. It encourages investors and asset managers to have a more long-term investment focus.

Vivendi Corporate Trustee Limited, in its capacity as Trustee to the Vivendi 2008 Deferred Members’ Scheme, has drawn up this Statement of Investment Principles. This Statement documents the general principles underlying the Scheme’s investment policy.