Webinar: investing in the low carbon transition

Climate change poses big risks and opportunities for investors. As an adviser your clients will ask about this, so we've recorded this webinar to help you explain why. You'll hear the CEO of Scottish Power explain why they've gone 100% renewable, and how leading experts and fund managers are managing carbon risk in their portfolios.

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What all investors need to know about carbon

Climate change is a big theme in our latest impact report. In this 60-minute webinar, you’ll learn why it’s crucial for all investors, including your clients, to understand:

  • The $2.4 trillion per annum climate change investment opportunity.
  • How to measure carbon emissions, and why it matters.
  • How Iberdrola (Scottish Power’s international parent) decarbonised their electricity supply.

On Tuesday, 6th October 2020 we were joined by Keith Anderson, Chief Executive of ScottishPower and Deirdre Cooper, Portfolio Manager at Ninety One Asset Management to discuss climate change and what it means for your investments, and to present key findings from our latest impact report:

Upcoming webinar focused on social impact

Our next live impact webinar is on Tuesday, 27th October 2020 and will focus on investing in healthcare during the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to register.

Download our impact report

Learn how we manage the EQ Positive Impact portfolios to maximise both client returns and the social and environmental impact of our investments:

Damien Lardoux

Head of Impact Investing at EQ Investors, Damien is Portfolio Manager for our Positive Impact and Future Leaders strategies, and co-Chair of our Fund Selection Committee.

Damien is a CFA charter holder, a member of the CFA Institute and CFA UK society. He has an MSc in Management from Reims Management School and an MSc in Wealth and Asset Management from ESCP-EAP Paris Business School. Before joining EQ, Damien worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Outside work Damien practices judo, squash, and likes nothing better than hiking at high altitude.

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