As the world struggles to achieve net zero emissions, investors are increasingly recognizing the importance of aligning their portfolios with sustainable initiatives. In this context, responsAbility's Transition to Net Zero Fund has successfully completed its first year of active investment through corporate bonds in companies leading the way towards decarbonization. We invite you to discover how our investment strategy can help you align your investments with the urgent need for climate action. By attending, you will gain valuable insights into the fund's climate impact and receive portfolio updates from our experts. The climate impact spotlight, presented by our climate impact specialist, will demonstrate our methodology to deliver measurable deep impact, showcase CO2 reductions and dive into case studies. The portfolio spotlight, presented by the portfolio manager ESG-AM, will provide an update on the fund’s unique integrated investment approach, performance & positioning and lessons learned. The session will end with an outlook on investment grade credit – the sweet spot in fixed income.
Here's why you should attend:
Understand why the transition to net zero is crucial and how you can align your investments with the urgent need for climate action
Measurable impact: hear from our climate impact specialist about the fund’s investment approach to decarbonization and emission reductions achieved
Gain insights into the fund's performance and discover why investment grade credit is the sweet spot in fixed income
Stay updated on the latest industry trends, examples in the net zero space and developments in the credit markets
Who should attend:
This event is exclusively for professional investors*, with a special focus on portfolio managers, fund selectors, chief investment officers, relationship managers, fixed-income specialists and sustainable investment specialists. But open to all professional investors interested in the topic.
*By registering for this event, you confirm that in a capacity as a client of financial services, you would qualify either (i) as a professional client pursuant to Art. 4 par. 3 or Art. 5 par. 1 of the Swiss Financial Services Act of 15 June 2018 (as amended from time to time), or (ii) as an institutional client pursuant to Art. 4 par. 4 or Art. 5 par. 3 of the Swiss Financial Services Act of 15 June 2018 (as amended from time to time).
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Meet the Speakers
Senior Relationship Manager
Manages client relationship and assists existing and potential clients with investment decisions. Passionate about Impact Investing, a necessary tool for a more sustainable economy. Convinced that investing in emerging markets is the basis for a global sustainable future. Since 2012 focused on impact investing with 30+ years’ experience in the finance industry in multiple blue-chip institutions, covering clients in Switzerland, Continental Europe and the UK. Accounting and Finance Diploma, Licence of General Registered Representative, Finra (Serie 7)
Climate Impact Analyst
Christine holds a MSc in Environmental Sciences from ETH Zurich, Switzerland, where she majored in Climate and Atmospheric Sciences. Within responsAbility, she is responsible for the maintenance and further development of the proprietary climate impact model. Christine brings expertise on challenges of a transitioning economy and her experience in data analysis.
CEO & Partner, ESG-AM
After 5 years as a Performance Analyst at Credit Suisse Asset Management he has spent more than a decade at Fisch Asset Management in different roles. He launched as a Portfolio Manager strategies in High Yield, Emerging Markets and Global Corporate Bonds. The past 5 years he has worked in different roles and functions from Head of Portfolio Management to CEO and member of the Board of Directors. Philipp has an Executive Master degree in Corporate Finance from the University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Lucerne, the Swiss Federal Banking Expert Diploma and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Leadership.