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‘Sustainability & Suitability’ SRI event videos

I am delighted to announce that you can now access the ‘Sustainability & Suitability’  Good Money Week  event videos on the SRI Services YouTube channel here.

The ‘highlights video’ gives a flavour of the day and Keynote speaker Lord Deben’s presentation was a real highlight.

Attendees also enjoyed the  SRI fund manager led round table presentations, which are summarised  in the following (1-3 mins each) videos:

  • JanusHenderson – Hamish Chamberlain, fund manager and Head of SRI, Global Sustainable Equity Fund
  • Kames – Craig Bonthron, fund manager, Global Sustainable Equity Fund
  • Liontrust – Chris Foster, investment analyst, Sustainable Future Funds
  • M&G – Ben Constable-Maxwell, deputy fund manager, Positive Impact Fund
  • Rathbones – Bryn Jones, Head of Fixed Income, fund manager, Ethical Bond Fund
  • Sarasin & Partners – Alex Bibani, fund manager, Responsible Global Equity Fund
  • Unicorn – Simon Moon & Fraser Mackersie, joint fund managers, Ethical Income Fund

For those looking for – or interested in – building portfolios our DFM/portfolio planner session was also particularly (see below).

  • DFM / portfolio planner panel session – recorded in full: ‘What does ‘sustainable and suitable’ mean to us, what do we look for when selecting funds in this market?’ (26 mins)
    • RSMR – Stuart Ryan
    • Financial Express – Charles Younes
    • EQ Investors  – Damien Lardoux
    • Tribe Impact Capital – Amy Clarke
    • Rathbone Greenbank Investments – Kate Elliot

The day opened with the following ‘scene setting’ presentations:

  • Julia Dreblow – SRI Services & Fund EcoMarket overview (18 mins)
  • Simon Howard – UKSIF – Good Money Week 2018 overview (12 mins)
  • Maria Varbeva-Daley – BSI- discussing the proposed British Standards for Sustainable Finance (15 mins)
  • Eleanor Spencer – ZSL (owners of London Zoo) – discussing project SPOTT & Palm Oil (9 mins)

And finished with our exceptional keynote speaker, focusing on what many would agree is ‘the issue of our time’ – climate change:

  • Key note speaker:
    • Lord Deben, (John Gummer) Chairman of Sancroft and Personal Investment Management & Financial Advice Association (PIMFA) speaking on:  ‘Climate change and why it matters to investors’  (32 mins)

 

Event date: 3 October 2018

 

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