Tag: ESG

25
Mar

Hymans Robertson – Better Futures 100: Building a sustainable future for generations to come

Climate change is unarguably one of the biggest threats to our futures and building a better, more sustainable future for the planet and generations to come is paramount. We all have a role to play in considering the risks of climate change and ensuring that the decisions taken have an impact in the real world. Considering climate change in building investment strategies; engaging with members; funding

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9
Mar

Hymans Robertson – Webinar: Understanding Net Zero – How Asset Owners Can Address Climate Change

In 2019, the UK set a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050. More recently, we have seen several large pension funds announce more ambitious net zero targets for their investment strategies, the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) launched its net zero framework, and the formation of the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative. For investors looking to

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5
May

Hymans Robertson – COVID-19 – Driving your responsible investment agenda in challenging times

Register now for the fourth webinar in our COVID-19 series where we’ll be focusing on why responsible investment and ongoing stewardship has a vital role to play during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. Taking place on Tuesday 5 May, our responsible investment experts will share practical tips that trustees and governance committees can take forward in the short term to help you remain on course with your longer

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3
Apr

Pensions Aspects Live 2019

Pensions Aspects Live is the leading pension conference in London. The event takes place at the world largest engineering institute, IET the Savoy Place. The conference will attract over 400 industry professionals – it also features: a 20 booth exhibition, multi-streamed programme, a business match making service and much more.  Wednesday 3rd April 1-day conference 30+ high level speakers 300 Senior delegates 20+ Exhibitors Business match-making service for

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5
Feb

Fit for the future: TUC Pensions Conference 2019

The event provides trade unionists, and those interested in a trade union perspective on pensions, with an opportunity to consider how well pension schemes, and the wider pensions system, is catering for members’ needs. There will also be practical sessions for trustees and others. Keynote speakers this year include: • Pensions Minister Guy Opperman • Debora Price, Professor of Social Gerontology at

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12
Sep

AMNT congratulates Government for strengthening trustees’ investment duties

The Association of Member Nominated Trustees has congratulated the government on its new regulations strengthening trustees’ investment duties.  The new regulations, laid by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) on Tuesday, will require pension trustees to publish information in their Statement of Investment Principles (SIP) report from October 2019 about how they will take account of ESG issues. They

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