Our Commitment

First Sentier Investors / First State Investments / FSSA Investment Managers / Stewart Investors / Realindex Investments (the Company) is committed to maintaining high standards of corporate governance, ethics and behaviour in all of its activities, as part of which the Company requires that its employees display the highest levels of professionalism in all aspects of their work to facilitate compliance with its code of conduct and all applicable laws.

The Company is also committed to providing a culture where all staff are encouraged to raise concerns about unacceptable practice and misconduct. This extends to others with a connection to the Company such as directors, contractors, consultants, suppliers and service providers or a relative or dependent of these individuals or their spouse.

Individuals as noted above with information in relation to serious wrongdoing (including unethical, illegal, corrupt or other inappropriate conduct) are encouraged to contact the Company’s Whistleblowing Protection Officer by making a report through the whistleblower telephone hotline or website.

The hotline and website are hosted by a third party hotline provider, EthicsPoint. The information you provide will be sent to us by EthicsPoint on a totally confidential and anonymous basis if you should choose. See the EthicsPoint FAQs and Privacy Statement for more information on the service and how personal information is processed by EthicsPoint.

If you disclose personal information about yourself or others through the whistleblower telephone hotline or website it will be treated by the Company confidentially and processed in accordance with the Company’s global Privacy Policy and any specific privacy notice relevant to your location.

To Make a Report

After you complete your report you will be assigned a unique code called a "report key." Write down your report key and password and keep them in a safe place. After 5-6 business days, use your report key and password to check your report for feedback or questions.