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The rise of sustainability and ESG: Going beyond the numbers

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Sustainable investing and ESG has very quickly been pushed to the top of every firm's agenda due to the growing global awareness of climate change as well as social and ethical issues. Assessing and prioritising the sustainability of organisations and their investments in an authentic manner has proved to be a challenge that many are still trying to navigate successfully.

Hear what the experts from IMpower Incorporating FundForum 2022, have to say about sustainability and ESG:

Why long-term climate scenario models are an essential

James Belmont, Climate Risk Expert at Baringa explores his journey into climate risk and why financial services firms need long-term climate scenario models.

 

The ecosystem of sustainability

Alexander Stevens, CEO at Greenomy, Vincent Clause, Global Head of Funds Services at MFEX by Euroclear and Anthony J. Harper, Head of Sustainable Finance, ETF’s & Asset Managers at Euroclear, deep dive into the lack of investee reported data, access to sustainable financing, the impact of sustainable investing on funds distribution and how platforms can help relieve the pressure asset managers feel due to sustainability regulatory requirements.

 

Authentic sustainable investing

George Latham, Managing Partner at WHEB Asset Management, illustrates how far the industry has come with their focus on ESG and sustainability, the challenges that come with this focus and comments on the journey towards net-zero.

 

Achieving ESG authenticity across global regions

Anders Karsbaek Bertramsen, Head of Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS), Director at Nordea, explores developments within the alternative investments space, greenwashing within the industry, ESG regulations and the challenges asset managers face on remaining authentic across different global regions when it comes to ESG.

 

Recorded at IMpower Incorporating FundForum 2022.

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