A symposium for 21st century asset managers.
Church House, Westminster, London, UK.
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The event will give you focused insight from leading players via topical debates and panels.
Learn what is needed to be a 21st century investor from the most responsible asset owners of today.
In his capacity as Minister for Trade & Industry, Lord Digby Jones travelled the world and had the chance to see what works and what doesn’t at ground level of investments, whether by Governments, Wealth Funds or Individuals. A vociferous Brexiteer, his hosting of key sessions at the Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium could prove …
Sovereign Wealth Fund Global Symposium is delighted to confirm that the Founding CEO of the worlds largest SWF, Norges, will speak at this inaugural event in London 2019 as the first of 3 such events around the globe. In discussion with Event Director, Oonagh McQuillan, he told her “Climate change analysis should absolutely become standard …
As responsible investors, we recognise that every company or asset we invest in operates interdependently with the economy, civil society and the physical environment. Considering whether these interdependencies create financially material risks or opportunities for the investments is a core part of responsible investment. But this approach goes wider than just looking at individual investments – it …
Thought Leader in the process of consolidation. As a former chair of both the Audit Commission and The Pensions Regulator, Mr O’Higgins’ professional experience is relevant to running the £13bn pool but he adds: “I’ve believed for a long time that [pooling] is the right thing to do”. “When I was at TPR, we had …
Local Authorities in their role as managers of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) are proud to be amongst hundreds of signatories to support the Global Investor Statement to Governments on Climate Change, which reiterates the call for full and urgent implementation of the Paris Agreement #TheInvestorAgenda #G20 As Head of Pensions at the Local …
Good With Money is the UK’s leading ethical money blog helping people do Good with their cash, savings, pensions and investments. Rebecca has been a financial journalist specialising in sustainable finance for nearly a decade and has worked across the UK media; from The i and Daily Express newspapers to specialist personal finance magazines Money …
Investing responsibly to provide long-term, secure pensions At USS our duty is to protect and enhance the value of our investments over the long-term, with the ultimate aim of providing secure pensions for our members. We expect to achieve this by being an active and responsible long-term investor and steward of the assets and markets …
Terry has led the development of a number of standards widely adopted by the gold mining industry. This includes the Conflict-Free Gold Standard, the first industry-led scheme to set out responsible business practices in conflict-affected areas. He also led the development of the Guidance Note on All-In Sustaining Costs and All-In Costs, which supports enhanced …
Always driven by his work, Stefaan’s positive attitude inspires his co-workers. Stefaan is renowned for his extensive knowledge across all domains of the real estate business. This experience enables him to adequately manage his projects and any potential issues Our Economy as a whole is struggling with low growth and has no longer gains in …
Deborah Gilshan, FCIS, Founder of The 100% Club Deborah has over 18 years of experience in investment stewardship. Her areas of specialism include corporate governance, executive pay, diversity, corporate culture, shareholder engagement, sustainability and market policy work to protect and improve the rights of shareholders. Deborah is the Founder of The 100% Club, a network …
Eugene O’Callaghan is Director of the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (the nations SWF) where he has overall responsibility for management of the Fund. He was previously Director of the Fund’s predecessor, the National Pensions Reserve Fund (NPRF), having been appointed to this role in 2010 and prior to that he was Head of Investment Manager …
Pottier also was a chief of staff and special advisor to current managing director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde at the time she was part of the French government as minister for economy, finance, industry and employment. Prior to these roles, Pottier held a number of positions in the French Ministry of Finance, …
The Pension sector accounts for around £1.5 trillion in investments and like all Investors, they are balancing the issue of high returns against the challenges of meeting UN targets on responsible investing across climate change, sustainability, diversity & inclusion. All this in an era post Brexit, where US & Asia relations add or detract from the opportunities on a daily basis!
This event will gather senior pension & other fund executives from across the globe to address key issues affecting the markets around responsible investing, learn how their peers are confronting common challenges, and hear from leading industry experts on the investment approaches that are working at other funds & 157 Investment Banks, Asset Management Firms And Wealth Managers.
Asset owners and managers, frequently lumped together as “institutional investors,” collectively shape the market through their goals.
Never has it been more critical for asset owners and managers to unite and formulate how they can shape a new way for 21st century finance together, so as to bring shared value for the planet and society.
This event is for any investor seeking to be a driver in a new way of investing which recognises positive societal and environmental as well as financial returns.
Become a leader in changing investing. Join RAO Global to collectively unite, discuss and learn how you can influence a financial renaissance in the 21st century.
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Investment & Pensions Europe is the monthly magazine for those running pension funds in Europe. Since our first issue in 1997, we have built an influential position within the European institutional investor community, and the publication has an average monthly circulation of 10,311 copies, of which 70% is in Continental Europe.
PMI’s members, represented in 8 regions, are responsible for managing and advising some of the largest institutions in the world accounting for £1trillion invested in pensions. We promote excellence through a range of services for the benefit of members, the wider economy and with over six million now saving as a result of automatic enrolment, society as a whole.
Lord Digby Jones
Andrew Wilde, Smithfield
Knut Kjaer, FSN Capitol
Denise Le Gal, Brunel PP
Charles Harrison, Edelman
The Pension Play Pen
Professor Roger Farmer
Economist & Author, Warwick University
Founder & Author, Thaleasians (quant sessions)
Founder & Author, Cuemarco
Stanislas Pottier, Amundi