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"Almost three-quarters of investors (74 percent) would be more likely to work with an advisor who could give them competitive investment returns from investments that also made a positive impact on society and 65 percent of investors would be more likely to stay with an advisor who could discuss responsible investing with them."
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TIAA Global Asset
    Management
(USA)
    May 2016

"The vast majority of Canadian investors are interested in responsible investments (RI) that incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, and they would be more likely to choose responsible investments if their financial advisor suggested suitable RI options for them."
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Responsible
    Investment
    Association (RIA)
 
  (Canada)
    June 2017

"70% of people [in UK] want to invest ethically but the financial services industry is failing to respond." Referencing research by Abundance.
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(UK) June 2015

 

Selected Events

The Global Shareholder Engagement & Activism Summit, September 13, 2018, Toronto, Canada.
"The... Summit will again unite institutional investors and corporates to discuss how shareholder activism is evolving around the world and how both sides can engage in the most productive ways possible that bring a win-win outcome. This full-day program will review the shifting engagement landscape, particularly through US, Canadian, UK and European markets – as well as the role international shareholder activism plays in cross-jurisdictional campaigns."

Sustainable Business Summit, September 18, 2018, Toronto, Canada.
"Bloomberg's Sustainable Business Summits bring together C-suite executives, influential investors, and innovative thought leaders to discuss how companies are using sustainability as a driver of business value. The summits leverage Bloomberg’s unrivaled business and markets expertise to convene conversations on the risks and opportunities around sustainability for corporate executives and innovative investors."

The 29th Annual SRI Conference, November 1-3, 2018, Colorado Springs, USA.
"SRI has seen a growth rate of more than 13% each year since 1995 and now totals over $8.7 trillion in assets. SRI is a mainstream investment strategy AND it holds the power to address our most pressing societal challenges in a way the public sector simply cannot. Join us at the 29th Annual SRI Conference to learn how you can do well by doing good."

Social Finance Forum, November 7-9, 2018, Toronto, Canada.
"Now in its 11th year, the Social Finance Forum, organized and convened by the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, attracts more than 500 investors, entrepreneurs, finance professionals, charity leaders and public service visionaries who are reshaping markets and ensuring that every dollar makes a difference."

Cleantech Forum Asia, November 13-14, 2018, Singapore.
"The aims of Cleantech Forum Asia are to convene the only truly international conference focused exclusively on cleantech innovation in Asia, and provide cleantech stakeholders across the globe an annual opportunity in Asia to exchange viewpoints, and to learn, meet and do deals."

Shareholder Activism Asia, November 15, 2018, Hong Kong.
"This program brings together activists, board directors and corporate management to discuss how activism is unfolding in key Asian markets and their impact on corporate governance and shareholder value."

Sustainability & Risk Management, November 15, 2018, Arlington, VA, USA.
"For Sustainability, Risk, Practice and Subject Matter Experts."

RI Americas 2018, December 5-6, 2018, New York City, USA.
"This year, we are stepping up another gear in terms of the quality of content and speakers, the depth and rigour with which topics will be addressed, and the ‘challenge’ we are posing ourselves for the event: to address, answer and ‘problem solve’ real sustainable finance questions with a view to driving change and action."

Shareholder Activism, January 24, 2019, New York City, USA.
"This program brings together activists, board directors and corporate management to discuss the state of play in activist engagement and what to expect in the upcoming shareholder season."

ESG5 Summit, April 219, New York City, USA.
"Capital markets now engage regularly in discussions on how to assess the value of ESG practices on overall company performance, working with companies that integrate ESG into their performance equation to quantify, qualify and assign added-value by experts making buy, sell or hold recommendations. Engage with experts and learn how to apply ESG considerations to your company and your investments."

2019 RIA Conference, April 24-25, 2019, Montreal, Canada.
"Canada's premier conference on responsible investing. Learn about the latest responsible investment, trends & insights. Network with 400 responsible investment professionals."

Ceres Conference 2019, April 29-May 1, 2019, San Francisco, USA.
"The Ceres Conference 2019 will convene more than 600 influential investors, senior corporate executives, policy makers and capital market influencers to reaffirm the business case for sustainability and share best practices to empower leadership, build solutions, and drive change."

Impact Investing, May 2019, Washington DC, USA.
"A step away from other commercially organized conferences, Skytop Strategies and its lead supporter—Rockefeller Capital Management—are convening stakeholders seeking to unpack a timely and relevant discussion... [as] impact investing continues to gain the attention of investors seeking transformational change through the strategic deployment of capital."

 

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