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Video playlist: ESG and impact investing - from lip service to reality

ESG is at front of mind at FundForum International 2018. We speak to the industry experts about what it means to investment management.

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"We are seeing continued growth," summarises Salim Kawadri, Head of Inward Investment, DIT. We speak to him about where this growth is and what we can expect in the next year.

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Part 1 - Government/industry collaboration and the Green Finance Taskforce recommendations. UK as a global leader in rising to the challenges of climate change. Moderated by Gavin Templeton, GREEN INVESTMENT GROUP. Panel: Simon Horner, Head, GREEN FINANCE INITIATIVE, James Samworth, FORESIGHT, Raphaëlle Vallet, BEIS

Part 2: Innovations in different types of Green Finance products Moderated by Raphaëlle Vallet, BEIS. Panel: Rhian-Mari Thomas, BARCLAYS, Patrick Arber, AVIVA, Sacha Sadan, LGIM, Manunel Sperandeo, BLACKROCK

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“The social impact investment sector is growing by 20-30% per year in the UK” says Evita Zanuso, Senior Director, Financial Sector & Investor Engagement at Big Society Capital.

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We asked Holger Nacken, Managing Director, Financial Services (Germany), Edelman.ergo, how important the trend is towards ESDG in enabling asset managers to communicate their values in new and engaging ways, live at FundForum International.

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Live from FundForum International 2018, we speak to Brenda Trenowden, Global Chairman, MD, Head of Financial Institutions, 30% Club, about millennials, diversity in asset management and why attitudes around ESG strategies has moved on from just paying lip-service to the idea.

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Speaking to Dr Jeremy Leggett, Founder of the clean-energy revolution at Green Energy Entrepreneur and author "The Winning of The Carbon War”, we dive into climate change and the opportunities and threats to investment management. Where should we play in the exponential growth of the clean-energy revolution and understanding the dire risks of fossil-fuel stranding?

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