How to align fixed income and equity portfolios with the Paris climate goals

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Richard Davies; Hilary Norris; Hannah Layman; Aled Jones

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Aligning your portfolios with the Paris agreement across asset classes presents some unique challenges. FTSE Russell’s new Fixed Income EU Climate Benchmarks Index Series and the equity EU Climate Benchmarks Index Series are designed to capture the goals of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and support the transition to a lower-carbon economy. Coupled with our equity benchmark series, the new fixed income indices enable investors to align their sustainable investing approach in a consistent way across asset classes. Read our new paper to find out more. Join our webinar as a panel of FTSE Russell experts discuss: • The EU’s regulatory framework for Paris-Aligned and Climate Transition Benchmarks • The challenges of aligning fixed income and equity portfolios with the Paris agreement • Our exclusive partnership with the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI), which allows us to use data to assess companies’ climate preparedness Speakers from FTSE Russell: • Richard Davies, Director, Fixed Income and Multi-Asset Index Product Management • Hilary Norris, Product Manager, Sustainable Investment • Hannah Layman, Senior Researcher, Equity Index Research and Design • Moderator: Aled Jones, Head of Sustainable Investment Solutions
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