24 November 2021 - Pensions for Purpose Paris Alignment Forum training - Acadian Asset Management

What is the likelihood of companies meeting their net-zero goals? And how to identify the laggards.

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In this Paris Alignment Forum training session, delivered by Andy Moniz, Director of Responsible Investing at Acadian Asset Management, we explained how a systematic approach using advanced data techniques, such as natural language processing, can identify the likelihood of a company meeting its net-zero goal by a stated date. We discussed the unique perspective a systematic manager has and the stewardship role a systematic manager can play in ensuring company alignment to a net-zero transition.

Learning outcomes

  • Developed an understanding of the unique data sources that are available.
  • Explored the differences between ESG data providers.
  • Learnt about tools to identify companies who are likely to be climate laggards.

Open to: asset owners such as pension fund trustees and in-house executives, independent trustees/advisers, and consultants.

Numbers: the course was limited to a maximum of 15-20 Paris Alignment Forum members. This was to allow time for each delegate to ask questions or share insights.

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