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A series of virtual events designed for you
As the world tentatively emerges from Covid-19 lockdown, we start to look to the future. There are many questions to answer: What will be the economic fallout from the crisis? What are the pandemic's inflationary consequences? How can we invest for a better future?
To address these questions and more, we are delighted to offer a series of monthly virtual forums providing a platform for expert insight and informed discussion. They will be short, but engaging and rich in content. You will have the opportunity to hear from our speakers, as well as take part in the conversation.
2021 Virtual Events
To build on the success of virtual events in 2020, we are continuing with this approach in 2021. Please see below the topics we plan to cover throughout the year.
The outlook for real estate in 2021 and beyond
Investing today for a net zero tomorrow (a Climate Action series event)
Diversity & inclusion
The infrastructure equity opportunity
The power of ESG in DC - less harm and more good with sustainability index equity
Private credit – flexible investing in a new era
Delivering a world of private markets opportunity
A responsible approach to global absolute returns
Using strategic asset allocation to achieve portfolio-wide outcomes
The spectrum of fixed income
The outlook for Real Estate in 2021 and beyond
For real estate, as for many things, 2020 was a challenging year. In this session, we provide an overview of the current state and future outlook of real estate and in particular, where the best opportunities lie.
- Euan Baird - Client Director
- Luke Bartholomew, Senior Monetary Economist, Aberdeen Standard Investments
- Anne Breen, Head of Real Estate Investment Strategy, Aberdeen Standard Investments
Managing Volatility in Growth Assets
As the Covid crisis continues to evolve, there is increasing levels of uncertainty in growth markets. How can investors such as pension schemes best manage these risks whilst still creating opportunities for growth?
- Simon Lai, Deputy CIO, John Lewis Partnership Pensions Trust
- Sathish Ramdayal, Partner, Mercer
- Stephen Coltman, Senior Investment Manager, Aberdeen Standard Investments
- Ian McDonald, Global Head of Client Solutions, Aberdeen Standard Investments