Upcoming events

EQ Positive Impact Portfolios – Q1 2021 Update

Thursday 22 Apr 2021, 11:00 am – 11:45 am

EQ Investors is a Discretionary Fund Manager focusing on sustainable and impact investing and working with financial advisers across the globe. In this webinar, we will provide an update on the EQ Positive Impact Portfolios.

The topics covered will be the following:

  • Quick introduction to the EQ Positive Impact Portfolios
  • Review of performance during Q1 2021
  • Review of changes made to the portfolios
  • An update on sustainability

Your speakers will be:

  • Louisiana Salge, Senior Sustainability Specialist, EQ Investors
  • Damien Lardoux, Head of Impact Investing, EQ Investors

The webinar will last 45 min including 15 min for Q&A, giving you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

Cutting through the noise: sustainable investing with EQ Investors

Thursday 13 May 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Sustainable investing is increasingly moving into the mainstream and more retail clients are asking difficult questions. This webinar will give you confidence in navigating the increasingly crowded sustainable investment space, allowing you to proactively approach the subject with clients.

We will cover the different approaches to sustainable investing, expose the misconceptions around sacrificing financial returns and share tips on how to conduct due diligence to ensure you find the best investment managers/DFMs for the job.

The topics covered will be:

  • Sustainable investing: Differentiating ethical, ESG, and impact investing
  • The performance case for sustainable investing
  • How to build a sustainable Central Investment Proposition ? Our tips for your due diligence
  • How should I approach the subject with my clients?

Your speakers will be:

  • Damien Lardoux, Head of Impact Investing, EQ Investors
  • Louisiana Salge, Senior Sustainability Specialist, EQ Investors

Recorded webinars

Impact report 2020 | Part 1: investing in the low-carbon transition

Tuesday 6 Oct 2020, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Want to learn more about the positive impact you can make with your money?

Join us for a must-join webinar on Positive Impact, covering a range of topics about how you can maximise both impact and return, including our findings from our latest Impact Report, and a talk from a guest speaker from Iberdrola, global leader in decarbonising our economies.

Impact report 2020 | Part 2: fighting the pandemic

Tuesday 27 Oct 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Many of the companies in the EQ Positive Impact portfolios supply essential products and services into healthcare systems worldwide. Several are directly involved in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic.

Our second webinar in our Autumn Impact Series will focus on these companies.

What to expect:

  • Healthcare in focus: findings from EQ’s 2020 Positive Impact report.
  • Why would you invest in hospitals and for what impact?
  • Company case study: Boston Medical Centre on how this not for profit hospital has adapted through the Covid-19 crisis.

Join us for an opportunity to quiz our panel of experts:

  • Kate Walsh, Chief Executive Officer, Boston Medical Center
  • Campe Goodman, Fund Manager, Wellington Management
  • Jennifer Soule, Analyst, Wellington Management
  • Louisiana Salge, Impact Specialist, EQ Investors

The webinar will last one hour including 15 min for Q&A, providing plenty of time for audience participation.