Question time panel: Achieving net zero

How can finance achieve net zero? James Wilde of Phoenix Group, Eva Cairns of abrdn and Chris Hayward of City of London Corporation joined our Ethical Finance Global 2022 climate change panel, with David Pitt-Watson as moderator. The panel was focused on fielding questions from the audience, with a number of insightful contributions from those gathered. The session looked at the…

Keynote: Investing in a net zero Scotland – Michael Matheson MSP

The transition to becoming a net zero society is not just an environmental imperative, but a significant economy opportunity, Michael Matheson MSP told Ethical Finance Global 2022. He pointed to the work that Scotland has done with both public and private finance, establishing the The Scottish National Investment Bank to drive capital into the economy, and coordinating private finances via…

Achieving net zero

Achieving net zero How can finance achieve net zero? James Wilde of Phoenix Group, Eva Cairns of abrdn and Chris Hayward of City of London Corporation joined our Ethical Finance Global 2022 climate change panel, with David Pitt-Watson as moderator. The panel was focused on fielding questions from the audience, with a number of insightful contributions from those gathered. The session…

Investing in a net zero Scotland

Investing in a net zero Scotland The transition to becoming a net zero society is not just an environmental imperative, but a significant economy opportunity, Michael Matheson MSP told Ethical Finance Global 2022. He pointed to the work that Scotland has done with both public and private finance, establishing the The Scottish National Investment Bank to drive capital into the economy, and…

Net Zero Pensions: 6 months on from COP26

Net Zero Pensions: 6 months on from COP26 What progress has been made on net zero since COP26? This webinar gathers many of the participants and organisations represented at our COP26 activities. It asks them to consider the progress made since the summit by their organisations and the industry at large, and whether the energy for change among key decision makers has has been maintained.…

Kate Forbes | Setting Net Zero Ambitions for Scotland | Scottish Taskforce for Green and Sustainable Financial Services Launch

Kate Forbes |  Setting Net Zero Ambitions for Scotland | Scottish Taskforce for Green and Sustainable Financial Services Launch Watch Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Economy Kate Forbes, speak at the launch of the Scottish Taskforce for Green and Sustainable Financial Services on Monday 28th February 2022. The Taskforce, launched by The Scottish Government with…

Implementing Net Zero Goals | Net Zero Pensions Summit | COP26 Highlights

Implementing Net Zero Goals | Net Zero Pensions Summit | COP26 Highlights Watch the full panel discussion from our Net Zero Pensions Summit at COP26 on Tuesday 9th November at the Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow. The panel was moderated by Louisa Knox, partner at Shepherd & Wedderburn and included contributions from Faith Ward, Chair of the Institutional Investors Group…

Embarking on a Net Zero Journey | Ivan McKee MSP | COP26 Highlights

Embarking on a Net Zero Journey | Ivan McKee MSP| COP26 Highlights Watch Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise setting the stage for our Net Zero Pensions summit on Tuesday 9th November at the Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow. In this inspiring keynote, he outlines the challenge around what capital and green investment projects in Scotland need…

Setting Net Zero Goals for Asset Owners | COP26 Highlights

Setting Net Zero Goals for Asset Owners | COP26 Highlights Watch Barry O’Dwyer, CEO of Royal London and David Russell, Head of Responsible Investment at Universities Superannuation Scheme discussing the challenge of setting Net Zero targets for asset owners. This conversation was a fireside discussion moderated by Eva Cairns, Head of Climate Change Strategy at abrdn. It formed part of our…

Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero Launch | David Hickey

Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero Launch | David Hickey Watch David Hickey, Head of Portfolios Manager at Lothian Pension Fund, speak at our launch event for 'Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero' policy position paper, on Wednesday 28th September 2021. The event is part of our pre-COP event series as part of our Path to Cop 26 campaign. You can read the full…

Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero Launch | Eva Cairns

Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero Launch | Eva Cairns Watch Eva Cairns, Head of Climate Change Strategy at ardn, speak at our launch event for 'Pension Providers and the Path to Net Zero' policy position paper, on Wednesday 28th September 2021. The event is part of our pre-COP event series as part of our Path to Cop 26 campaign. You can read the full report here:…