Launch of the first industry-standard responsible investment DDQ in hedge funds - Stockholm

Launch of the first industry-standard responsible investment DDQ in hedge funds

The PRI is pleased to invite you to the launch of the first industry-standard responsible investment due diligence questionnaire in hedge funds. 

We have developed this DDQ, in collaboration with the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and the Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB), to improve transparency around ESG factors in the decision-making process, reduce the reporting burden, and enhance consistency and comparability of data across the industry.

Join us for an interactive half-day session in Stockholm with leading representatives from the hedge fund industry.

The panels will be moderator by Love Liman; a Bloomberg journalist based in Stockholm, focused on business and financial issues, including fund management.  Before joining Bloomberg, he was a correspondent for Thomson Reuters, covering foreign exchange and fixed income.

If you have any questions, please contact events@unpri.org.

AGENDA

08.15 Registration & arrival networking refreshments
09:00 Welcome remarks
Marisol Hernandez
, Manager, Investment Practices, PRI

Host welcome
Fredrik Barnekow
, Global Head of Hedge Fund Coverage, SEB 
09.15 Panel I: State of the market - what asset owners are doing to integrate ESG in their portfolios? 
Moderator: Love Liman
, Bloomberg  journalist, Stockholm
Rebecka Elkert
, Responsible Investment Specialist, SEB Life & Pension
Jarkko Matilainen
, Director of Hedge Fund, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company 
Steven Desmyter
, Chair, Responsible Investment Committee, Man Group
10:15 Networking refreshments
10:35 Panel II: Hedge Funds & ESG - responsible Investing
Moderator: Love Liman
, Bloomberg  journalist, Stockholm
Eric Cockshutt
, Director, Head of RFP & Responsible Investment Coordinator, Unigestion
Ann-Sofie Odenberg,
Head of Responsible Investment, Brummer & Partners
Ulrika Hasselgren
, Global Head of Responsible Investment Strategy, ISS 
Laura Merlini, Managing Director, EMEA, CAIA
11:35 Close

The PRI would like to thank SEB for hosting the event.

Organiser

PRI

Where

SEB
Kungsträdgårdsgatan 8
    Stockholm 10640
    Sweden

When

20 Jun 2017 08:15 AM - 11:35 AM (CEST / GMT+2)

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