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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 …

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Aug 15, 2019

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 …

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Jul 26, 2019

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 …

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Jul 25, 2019

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 …

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Jul 24, 2019

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 …

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Jul 23, 2019

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 …

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Jul 22, 2019

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 …

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Jul 21, 2019

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 …

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Jul 20, 2019

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 …

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Jul 19, 2019

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 …

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Jul 18, 2019