National welfare fund Samruk-Kazyna – Corporate governance code, 2014

Kazakhstan Current 2014

Samruk-Kazyna is a sovereign wealth fund and joint stock company in Kazakhstan which owns, either in whole or in part, many important companies in the country. The include the national rail and postal service, the state oil and gas company KazMunayGas, the state uranium company Kazatomprom, Air Astana, and numerous financial groups. The Fund and companies must comply with principles of its Code. Holding companies are responsible for implementing the principles of sustainable development in the whole group. They need to publish sustainability reports annually.


General sustainability/ESG/non-financial

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

All companies of the sovereign wealth fund

Issuer type

Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Type of instrument

Code of conduct or guideline

Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


Project Partners