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Leveraging the Power of Money to Create a More Responsible World

Posted On 13 Dec 2013
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Increasingly, investors are not just looking for high financial yields, but also superior environmental, social, and governance (ESG) related performance and risk-adjusted returns. How are mutual funds, REITs and other investment vehicles reducing financial risks, as well as engaging corporations and the global investment community, in order to create change in the marketplace? What sustainability-related criteria are institutional investors and others using? What are they looking for when it comes to prioritizing their investment portfolios? Hear from leading investors about how they are leveraging the power of money in order to create a more environmentally and socially responsible world.

Speakers Include:

Sandra OdendahlSandra Odendahl, Director, Corporate Sustainability & Head,
Social Finance Initiative, RBC, Canada

Bob WalkerBob Walker, Vice President, ESG Services,
NEI Investments, Canada

Eckel, JeffJeffrey Eckel, President & CEO,
Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure, USA

Solomon, JoelJoel Solomon, President, Renewal Partners & Chairman,
Renewal Funds, Canada

Tags: Corporate Sustainability / CSR, Transparency, Extractive Industries, Public Policy

 

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