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Finance experts questioned on climate risk reporting and pension regulation

06 February 2018

The Environmental Audit Committee looks at green finance and how recommendations on climate-risk reporting could be implemented in the UK. The second panel examines the duties of pension funds in managing environmental risk and explores whether governance rules could be improved to spread best practice across the industry. 

Witnesses

Tuesday 6 February 2018, Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster

At 10.15am

  • Alice Garton, Company and Financial Project Leader, Client Earth
  • Dr Ben Caldecott, Oxford Sustainable Finance Programme
  • Polly Billington, Director, UK100
  • Russell Picot, Chair of the Trustee Board of the HSBC Pension scheme

At 11.15am

  • Diandra Soobiah, Head of Responsible Investment, NEST
  • Emma Howard-Boyd, Chair of the Environment Agency
  • Will Fox-Robinson, Director, UK Institutional Business & Head of Local Government Pension Scheme, Natixis Investment Mangers

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