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Each month we are holding sustainable investment CPD webinars. Learn about the important evolving topics in sustainable investment.
The webinars are designed to help you understand the topics, why they’re important and give you the confidence to communicate these issues your clients. These webinars aren’t greenwashing; two are based on academically peer-reviewed papers authored by P1’s Head of Sustainable Investment, one is CISI endorsed and another based on industry published articles.
- 1 hour structured ethical CPD to fit in to your working week.
- Every third Wednesday on the month between 10am until 11am
- Topics include: Sustainable investing and why you need it, Investing towards a carbon-neutral future, The Sustainable Alpha, Solving plastics pollution: how investment can play its part, Global warming: investment risks of increasingly extreme weather
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Sustainable Investment themes
Sustainable investing and why you need itEthical and sustainable investing, why it matters, explaining the approaches and jargon. (CISI endorsed) (January, April, July)
The Sustainable AlphaIs there alpha from sustainable investment? Arguments and analysis that bust the myth of underperformance and the “Price of Conscience”. (February, September)
Investing towards a carbon-neutral futureTo stop global warming we need net-zero emissions. Ethical and sustainable investors can and should show leadership. Based on a published peer-reviewed academic paper written by Dr Rayer. (March, November)
Solving plastics pollution: how investment can play its partHow are investors addressing the widespread harm of plastic waste? P1’s survey of investor approaches. Based on a published peer-reviewed academic paper written by Dr Rayer. (May)
Global warming: investment risks of increasingly extreme weatherGlobal warming is causing more intense extreme weather events. We estimate the investment risks and shareholder value damage of these events. (August)
TM P1 Sustainable World Fund UpdateReview of the fund’s performance, update of investments and ongoing due diligence and notes from External Ethical Oversight Committee meetings. (June, December)
Head of Research & Ethical Investing
Dr Quintin Rayer, FCSI, SIPC, FInstP
As our Head of Research & Ethical Investing, Quintin is the mastermind of our exhaustive due diligence process. He has extensive experience in quantitative fund and risk analysis and has worked for some of the biggest names in financial services. He was also the second person in the UK to earn the Sustainable Investment Professional Certification (SIPC). Besides a wealth of qualifications, Quintin has an Atmospheric Physics Doctorate from Oxford University and has applied computational models he learnt in engineering to areas of investment.
Quintin has worked for actuarial and investment consultancy firms as well as a multi-national European bank for nearly ten years including wide experience in quantitative fund and risk analysis. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics, a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments and a Chartered Wealth Manager. Quintin has completed the Sustainable Investment Professional Certification (SIPC) becoming this programme’s second graduate in the UK.Read P1’s Research Here