The RCPCH has annual income in excess of £15m per year with expenditure of a similar size. The College reserves and cash balances have increased in recent years. This policy sets out how these balances can be invested.
The College intends to establish an investment portfolio that seeks to maximise returns while taking a medium risk profile. The College has established ethical criteria within this policy to ensure that investments held do not run contrary to the overall objectives of the College.
The content of the policy covers:
- definitions of duties
- the investment policy
- ethical and social responsibility statement
- management, reporting and monitoring.