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Laura McGrath

Expert panel: A checklist for a credible climate plan

Pension plan sponsors can't ignore the financial risks of climate change or respond to them with half-baked approaches that allow companies to continue pumping out pollution.…

  • June 9, 2022 June 10, 2022
  • 12:00
  • 2022-06-09
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Les Marton

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Equity market turmoil and the active investment debate

It should come as no surprise that asset owner sentiment is currently dominated by late-cycle tensions. Among pension plans and other institutional investors, this has…

  • December 19, 2018 January 12, 2021
  • 08:04
  • 2018-12-19
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Andrew Spence

Inflation To Hit 3%: Spence Argues

Inflation To Hit 3%: Spence Argues

Severe inflation is on the horizon and plan sponsors should be prepared.

  • March 16, 2010 February 5, 2021
  • 09:35
  • 2010-03-16
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George Athanassakos

Expert panel: Defining risk depends on investing horizon

What's the right definition of risk in financial markets? Finding the answer to this question has become even more important because the number of retail…

  • March 7, 2023 March 7, 2023
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  • 2023-03-07

Do cryptocurrencies have a place for value-oriented investors?

What's the value of Bitcoin? Or better, what makes it valuable? Is it because many people think it's valuable? Is it valuable because it's cool…

  • April 7, 2022 April 6, 2022
  • 11:00

Rising interest rates, value investing, war in Europe: key questions answered

It's a chaotic time for institutional investors. Between rising inflation and interest rates, war in Europe and an ongoing global pandemic, stock market volatility is…

  • April 5, 2022 April 6, 2022
  • 11:00

Expert panel: A look at commodity price behaviour over the business cycles

With gas and oil prices reaching new heights last week, panicking both politicians and consumers, we must ask ourselves if this behaviour is typical of…

  • November 2, 2021 November 2, 2021
  • 12:35
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Sam Goodman

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Expert panel: China’s ESG mask slips

Reports that a leading asset manager is delaying the launch of a Chinese bond fund indefinitely are a clear sign that the facade around Chinese…

  • November 24, 2022 November 24, 2022
  • 12:30
  • 2022-11-24

Sounding board: Institutional investors making Canada’s approach to China unsustainable

With the repatriation of Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor following their three-year incarceration in China, relations between Ottawa and Beijing are to be reset.…

  • October 12, 2021 October 25, 2021
  • 09:00

ESG investing and human rights: “Ignorance is no longer an excuse”

It's a welcome development that so many pension fund managers are increasingly preoccupied with the ethical implications of their investments and incorporating data to ensure…

  • July 6, 2021 July 21, 2021
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