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SPS Nordic Institutional Investors': ESG & Impact Investment

October 18, 2022

Strandvagen 7A, Stockholm

Purpose

This conference, conducted in English, will explore a range of sustainable/Impactful/ESG compliant
investment options, both public and private, looking at how these can be integrated into the investment
management processes of Swedish and other Nordic pension funds and other institutional investors. We
also aim to consider issues such as the impact of regulatory and geopolitical pressures, transparency,
benchmarks, reporting, technology and performance measurement as well as other local investment
considerations.

Programme
Programme

09.00

Registration and tea/coffee

09.30

Session One: Impact investing including Social

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Moderator:

Lauri Vaittinen

Chief Executive Officer

Mandatum Asset Management

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Global Head of RI

Aegon Asset Management

How to manage a meaningful impact strategy?

•    What are the challenges?
•    What are the guiding principles?
•    How does it look like one of our current strategies? 

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Senior Portfolio Manager

Pictet Asset Management

Sovereign Bond Investing: A Low Carbon Approach?

Why focus on government bonds?
•    Governments set the rules and regulations that companies and individuals follow
•    Without their support and investment, the world will not be able to tackle its most pressing problems – climate change in particular. 
How might fixed income investors construct government bond portfolios in a way that has biggest possible impact in the fight against climate change? 
•     Focus to be most impactful 
•    climate-focused sovereign debt portfolio shouldn’t focus exclusively on green bonds. 

10.45

Coffee Break

11.15

Session Two: Climate - EMD and Bonds

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Moderator:

Lingyi Lu

Head of Sustainability

Soderberg & Partners

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Principal and Co-Head of ESG Research

PGIM Fixed Income

The climate case for investing in EMD

Climate standards and policies in emerging markets are, on a whole, lagging many developed markets. However, this is not a reason not to invest. Emerging markets are crucial to the low carbon transition, and they are also where many of the biggest climate opportunities can be found. For investors looking to make a climate impact, emerging markets are not to be ignored.

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Global Head of Sustainable Investment

Newton Investment Management

Social impact and Emerging Markets

•             Discuss the link between the E and the S in ‘ESG’
•             Discuss the importance of emerging markets and avoiding divestment
•             Active engagement in emerging markets

12.25

Lunch

13.30

Session Three: Sustainable Investing

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Moderator:

Christina Olivecrona

Senior Sustainability Advisor

Olivecrona Sustainability AB

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Portfolio Manager

Nomura Asset Management 

Sustainable Investing in Japan

  • The ESG landscape in Japan is stronger than its reputation

  • Companies in Japan offer a rich market for sustainable investing

  • Effective engagement with scale is necessary to fast track improved disclosure and governance

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Chief Economist

Folksam

Sustainable investments in a new rate regime

14.40

Tea/coffee break

15.00

Session Four

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Moderator:

Christina Olivecrona

Senior Sustainability Advisor

Olivecrona Sustainability AB

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Marcelo Preto

Equity Fund Manager

Mandarine Gestion

Global Climate Transition Equities

  • Major aspects of this presentation will be :
    •    The climate urgency
    •    Our vision
    •    An investment theme conducive to active portfolio management 

Pension Fund Perspective

Panellists to include:

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Engagement Director

Council of Ethics of the AP Funds

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Senior Portfolio Manager

AP4

16.00

Close of conference and drinks reception

Cost

The conference is by invitation only for pension funds and other institutional investors and we welcome new attendees from these investors. Therefore if you are not already receiving an invitation please contact us. A limited number of Complimentary invitations are available to genuine pension fund representatives (executives and trustees) and other approved institutional investors. However, to ensure we have room for as many funds as possible, we have to limit free places to 3 attendees per approved organisation thereafter a reduced rate fee is payable per delegate. Furthermore, SPS always reserves the right of admission (free or paid) and our decision is final.

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Venue
Venue

7A Strandvagen 

Strandvägen 7

114 56 Stockholm

Tel: +46 (0)8-586 107 00

https://7a.se/en/facility/7a-strandvagen/

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