ESG Masterclass | October 2018

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  • 45 mins 31 secs

ESG accounts for around a quarter of the assets around the world, so does this mean that it is now mainstream? And what does an ESG fund offer compared to other funds that do not take into account ESG characteristics? On the panel for this Masterclass are:

  • Steve Waygood, Chief Responsible Investment Officer, Aviva Investors
  • Bruno Paulson, MD, Portfolio Manager, International Equity, Morgan Stanley Investment Management
  • John David, Head of Rathbone Greenbank Investments
  • Mike Fox, Head of Sustainable Investments, Royal London Asset Management
  • Simon Howard, Chief Executive, UK Sustainable Investment & Finance Association

Learning outcomes:

  1. Whether ESG analysis is mainstreaming rapidly and where that leaves ESG funds
  2. How to quantify the social impact of investments
  3. The argument for engagement versus divestment