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European Sustainable Investment Summit

Adding value while making an impact

Asset owners and portfolio managers navigating the rapidly increasing demand for value-adding investment products with sustainable outcomes. Discover the best investment strategies for effecting positive change while generating superior returns.

European Sustainable Investment Summit 2019

We're putting the 2019 programme together - if you'd like to know as soon as it's ready then please register your interest by downloading the 2018 agenda here:

2018 European Sustainable Investment Summit Snapshot:

HIGH-LEVEL PRODUCT & INVESTMENT INSIGHT:

Popular and developing investment strategies; negative screening, integration

Value-Creation through ESG: Beyond Risk Mitigation

The rise of green bonds, ETFs and ESG in private equity

Is the ESG movement working? Are we seeing any positive real-world impact?

ENGAGE WITH SENIOR INDUSTRY INFLUENCERS

European asset owners; Local government pension schemes, family offices, foundations, trusts

Global and boutique asset managers

Policy specialists

Senior ESG analysts

Industry associations

KEY INDUSTRY TRENDS & POLICY DISCUSSIONS:

Key industry developments and initiatives; which jurisdictions are progressing the most?

Changing investor attitudes and asset managers’ responses

Policy and regulatory updates: examples from the EU and beyond 

What would a harmonised framework of standards look like?

Day Two: DIVERSITY IN FUNDS 2018

Achieving and investing in diversity. Navigating the key challenges and opportunities facing women and minorities in the funds industry.

Learn first-hand from the experiences and successes of senior funds professionals; broaden your network and make valuable connections.

2018 Diversity in Funds Snapshot:

HIGH-LEVEL INDUSTRY INSIGHT

Achieving diversity in the funds industry; key challenges and opportunities

How does diversity improve corporate decision-making and why does the FCA care?

Socially responsible investing; developing European fund flows and trends

Integrating SDGs; spotlight on goal 5 – gender equality

Are we seeing any real-world impact?

MEET, LEARN FROM AND CONNECT WITH THE INDUSTRY

Institutional investors

Mutual and alternative funds

Global and boutique asset managers

Key industry networks promoting diversity

Fund distributors, custodians, administrators

Fund service-providers

Independent directors, advisors and board members

FIRST-HAND EXPERIENCES FROM SENIOR PROFESSIONALS

Combating unconscious bias and group think

Getting on boards and to the C-Suite

Setting up alternative networks and support systems that work for minorities

How to ensure fair pay going forwards

Supporting future fund industry leaders

Future-proofing the industry; adapting to the digital age

BECOME A PARTNER FOR 2019


Gain a unique and superior platform at the European Sustainable Investment Summit 2019 by becoming an event sponsor. 

Engage one-on-one with portfolio managers and investment directors managing local government pension schemes, family offices, and foundations from across Europe. 

Demonstrate your firm's support for and commitment to the Sustainable Investing movement and Diversity in Funds by securing top-level exposure at this event.

Get in touch with Shahan Abayakoon to discuss speaking and exhibition opportunities.

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