Agenda

The Sustainable Investment Festival agenda is specifically tailored to meet the information needs of fund selectors, financial advisers, pension consultants, trustees and scheme managers. Each day of the agenda will have a particular focus but your registration will not limit you to a particular day.


The full agenda will be announced soon. Please find below highlights of each day:

DAY ONE
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INVESTMENT WEEK

Agenda highlights:

  • Emerging trends in sustainable investment and product development
  • What Net Zero means for investment funds?
  • Measure ESG performance, identify ESG risks and inform the investment process
DAY TWO
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PROFESSIONAL PENSIONS

Agenda highlights:

  • Divestment versus engagement – how pension funds can address stewardship to best make a difference
  • Evolving trustee responsibilities and regulatory changes driving investment decisions, processes and strategies
  • What does net-zero investment look like and how can returns be measured?
DAY THREE
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PROFESSIONAL ADVISER

Agenda highlights:

  • Uncovering client interest and motivations as they seek to invest responsibly
  • Understanding the fundamentals of ESG, impact of regulation and what advisers need to know to support client intent
  • Helping advisers navigate the plethora of responsible investment funds

INVESTMENT WEEK

Agenda highlights:

  • Best-in-class sustainable investment funds and solutions aimed at fund selectors and financial advisers
  • Aligning investment policies with carbon-neutrality
  • Ambitions and approaches for reducing emissions and increasing investment in net zero transition
DAY FOUR

INVESTMENT WEEK

Agenda highlights:

  • Spotlight on the importance of social in ESG
  • Discovering how forward-thinking fund selectors are incorporating diversity and inclusion into their investment strategies
  • Assessing social impact funds and what part they play in portfolios