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Latest episode of ESG Out Loud considers social factors and learns about the Smurfs project

In this episode of the ESG Out Loud podcast, we share the second panel from the Global ESG Summit, where participants debated social factors and how to measure them.

Moderator Kristen McGachey, Portfolio Adviser news editor, was joined by Simon Bond, executive director, responsible investment portfolio management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments; Julia Varesko, senior analyst, Pacific Longevity and Social Change, Pacific Asset Management; Dan Kemp, global chief investment officer, Morningstar Investment Management Europe; Tim Cockerill, investment director and head of responsible and values-based investing, Rowan Dartington.

See also: – Global ESG Summit: Social metrics need to improve

Later on in this episode we hear the next instalment from our chat with oceanographer and climate scientist Dr Emma Boland, this time explaining the British Antarctic Survey’s ‘Smurfs’ project.

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Natasha Turner

Natasha was global editor at ESG Clarity, part of Mark Allen Financial, and a financial journalist for seven years. She has been shortlisted for Story of the Year and Investment Journalist of the Year...