Videos / 04 Dec 2013

Webinar: Stranded assets: Divest, engage or hedge?

On 3rd December 2013 Trucost held a webinar to examine different approaches to stranded asset investment strategies – designed to help investors make an informed decision about their approach.


Alongside potentially ‘unburnable’ fossil fuel reserves, factors such as decreasing clean technology costs, increasing water scarcity and intensifying ‘polluter pays’ regulations are just some of the current and emerging risks that could result in stranded assets, where environmentally unsustainable assets experience premature write-offs, downward revaluations or are converted to liabilities.

These risks are rarely factored into company valuations and this has resulted in over-exposure to environmentally unsustainable assets throughout financial and economic systems.

As an investment manager or asset owner, how can you respond to this challenge? This briefing provides an important update on key market trends and different approaches to managing exposure to stranded assets. Pension funds, Investment managers, risk managers, equity analysts and impact investment teams – this webinar provides guidance on how you can develop and report your approach.

 

28 January, 2020
Events Uncovering Business Value from Environmental, Social and Governance Factors, Webinar, 28th January 2020

More than ever companies are measuring and disclosing their performance around environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. By doing this, companies are able to reduce financial risks and uncover business opportunities. Moreover, record amounts of capital are flowing towards companies who do good. In this webinar you will learn: • The current sustainability landscape...

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3 February, 2020
Events Green Finance Summit – Phoenix – 3 – 4, 2020

The GreenFin Summit follows a successful launch event in 2019. That invitation-only event brought together 100 corporate sustainability leaders, major public-sector pension fund executives and leading financial institutions, with over a trillion dollars of combined assets under management. The discussion broached vital topics in ESG that will be expanded upon at the 2020 Summit. Richard Mattison...

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Events Achieving Results: In Corporate Strategy Today & Materiality Assessment Workshop – Arizona – 22nd & 23rd January

The AHC Group “Achieving Results” leadership workshop series is a process of transformational corporate learning, featuring the experiences and innovations of our Senior Associates, clients, and many of our leading global Corporate Affiliate Program member organizations. Brian Werner – Head of Business Development NFC, Americas at Trucost, part of S&P Global will be speaking at this event. For...

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