Beyond Returns: Unlocking the Potential of Global Opportunities for Universities
Each university is unique, with different priorities and challenges. In this webcast, ASI’s Graeme Oudney hosts a group of expert speakers who explore solutions which aim to address universities investment needs.
Topics include exploring the benefits of utilising money market funds, different forms of environment, social and governance (ESG) integration and pensions solutions that aim to help you manage your liabilities. Our speakers include:
• Gordon Lowson, Global Head of Liquidity Management,
• Timea Varga, Senior Solutions Specialist – Pensions,
• Jamie Govan, Senior ESG Investment Manager
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Universities, Endowments and Charities
Phone: 0131 372 1575
RecordedMay 19 202064 mins
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We hope you can join us for our next breakfast briefing session with Craig Mackenzie, Head of SAA Research and special guest from the Big Issue Group, Nigel Kershaw OBE. The panel discussion will be covering why a climate solutions proposition might be a good edition to your portfolio and touch on our newly launched Multi-Asset Climate Solutions Fund.
We hope you can join us for our breakfast briefing focusing on innovative ways to gain exposure to real estate. Anne Breen, Head of Real Estate Investment Strategy will give her thematic view on the market and why you should consider investing in the asset class. Svitlana Gubriy, Head of listed funds will talk about our Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). Finally, we will be joined by an external speaker from Tritax who will give a granular view of the market and discuss an investment opportunity called BBOX.
Please join us for our first ask the manager session with Andrew Millington, Head of UK Equities. This is your opportunity to have direct access to one of our fund managers and ask them any questions that you may have. Andrew is going to give a brief update on what is happening in the UK Equity Market and then we will open the floor to some questions. We want to hear from you so please come ready with questions that you would like to ask.
We hope you can join us for our first breakfast briefing session of 2021 focusing on the upside for UK equities. Andrew Millington, Head of UK Equities, will be strengthening the case for the asset class. Abby Glennie, Deputy Head of Smaller Companies, will be looking at how investing in Quality Growth businesses is a route to thriving in tough environments. Then finally, Charles Luke, Senior Investment Director will look to deliver resilience and reward to UK equity income investors.
Sean Flanagan, Investment Manager, and Scott Kay, Senior Investment Specialist
Please join us to hear an update from Sean Flanagan, Investment Manager, and Scott Kay, Senior Investment Specialist, covering key themes within the strategies and a summary of current positions and outlook.
There will be an opportunity to submit questions during the webcast.
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Gary Shepherd, Michael Walsh, Craig Mackenzie, James Sullivan
Portfolio construction in 2021 may well prove more difficult than ever before. Do you stick with risk assets, or are we due another sharp correction? Growth or value? Safe haven or value trap? What’s the appeal of fixed income today? Can alternatives really deliver genuine diversification? Join Gary Shepherd, Octo's Head of Investment Content, Craig Mackenzie, Head of Strategic Asset Allocation at Aberdeen Standard Investments and Michael Walsh, Multi-Asset Solutions Strategist at T. Rowe Price and James Sullivan, Head of Partnerships at Tyndall Investment Management as they answer your questions about todays big decisions including:
- What are the options available today for investors wanting to outsource investment decisions?
- What are the options for those investors worried about capital preservation?
- What is the outlook for risk assets?
- Can equities continue to thrive?
- How can investors navigate a tougher environment for fixed income?
- What are the options today for investors in drawdown?
- Is inflation or deflation the biggest threat in the medium term?
Gerry Fowler, Investment Director of Global Multi-Asset Strategies
Listen to an update from Gerry Fowler, Investment Director of Global Multi-Asset Strategies, discuss the key themes within the Global Absolute Return Strategies (GARS) portfolio, how the fund has performed during the quarter and provides a summary of the current positions and outlook for the remainder of Q1 2021.
Robert Bowie, Multi-Manager Strategies Senior Investment Manager and Karolina Noculak, Global Strategy Investment Director, provide an update on the MyFolio range. The MyFolio Funds are carefully constructed risk-based portfolios which offer your clients a choice of active and passive investment strategies across five risk levels.
Listen to Ben Ritchie, Deputy Head of European Equities providing a brief overview of the ASI Europe ex UK Equity Fund's previous quarter including key drivers of performance, portfolio activity and outlook for 2021.
Listen to Abby Glennie, Deputy Head of Smaller Companies providing a brief overview of the ASI UK Mid-Cap Equity Fund's previous quarter including key drivers of performance, portfolio activity and outlook for 2021.
Listen to Charles Luke, Senior Investment Director providing a brief overview of the ASI UK Income Equity Fund's previous quarter including key drivers of performance, portfolio activity and outlook for 2021.
Simon Cowan, Jeremy Lawson, Neil Ricahrdson, Dale Maclennan, Rod Davidson
Join our panel as they reflect on 2020 and give an outlook on 2021, including a political outlook and themes to watch. On the panel is Rod Davidson, Head of Fixed Income Investment Specialists, Neil Richardson, Multi-Asset Investment Director, Dale MacLennan, Head of Equity Investment Specialists, Jeremy Lawson, Cheif Economist and hosted by Simon Cowan, Business Development Director
At our investing for the future virtual event, Dave Fewtrell did a session focusing on how we have lived through some significant environmental, social and governance (ESG) changes overtime, from being able to smoke indoors to mandatory mask wearing. What does the future hold from an ESG perspective if we don't do something now?
At our investing for the future virtual event, Andy Bounds did a session focusing on how having better value and building better relationships can lead to building better rapport. Whether you are starting a new job or learning to adapt to working from home, Andy Bounds talks through some steps on how to do this more effectively.
Beyond Returns: Unlocking the Potential of Global Opportunities for UniversitiesGordon Lowson, Timea Varga, Jamie Govan and Graeme Oudney[[ webcastStartDate * 1000 | amDateFormat: 'MMM D YYYY h:mm a' ]]64 mins