FundForum International is celebrating its 30th year as the world’s leading event in global investment management. With 1500+ attendees it will bring together over 750 C suite key decision makers from global asset management and over 350 asset owners, fund buyers and leaders of wealth management, plus next generation innovators and experts to determine what happens next, who to partner and why the next era of growth will be very different.
The FundForum event is preceeded by a one day all-day Summit on ESG in the Portfolio - Managing risk, Finding opportunity. The most interesting panel of that day will be right before lunch and will give you something to chew on: Impact and the SDGs - A look at impact investment analysis across Europe. Our very own Yvonne Bakkum, CEO of FMO Investment Management will be joining this particular panel to provide insight and share experiences.
The summit takes place on Monday the 24th of June. The regular FundForum International event lasts from 25 till 27 June an is held at the Bella Centre in Copenhagen.
Find out more about fundforum-international.
Last year I posted a blog called “The new IRR - Impact, Risk and Return”. With almost 900 viewers, this blog is my best read post to date and triggered many enthusiastic reactions. In essence, I advocated a new IRR: looking at every investment taking into account its Impact, Risk and Return.
"Influential people from emerging market countries make up a far smaller share than emerging markets’ 85% share of the world’s population, their 75% of global land mass or their 55% share of global GDP."
The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been widely adopted as a useful framework for impact investing. Really?
The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been widely adopted as a useful framework for talking about impact investing. Really!
Na het succes van de eerste close van het NN FMO Emerging Markets Loans Fund zijn afgelopen week de eerste investeringen gedaan. Maureen Schlejen, hoofd institutionele relaties NN Investment Partners en Yvonne Bakkum, Managing Director van FMO Investment Management gaan in op de achtergronden van deze succesvolle launch.
On October 26th, 2017 Yvonne Bakkum lectured impact investing classes at Harvard Kennedy school.
Watch her vlog and share her experience.
On November 13, 2017 Yvonne Bakkum was a guest in the studio of BNR newsradio - a well known and renowned Dutch radio station for the business comunity.
The interviewed focussed on impact investing and how investors can create more impact by investing via FMO Investment Management.
Listen to the whole interview (in Dutch) here. BNR News Radio - Zakendoen
The search for a relation between environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria and corporate financial performance (CFP) can be traced back to the beginning of the 1970s. Scholars and investors have published more than 2000 empirical studies and several review studies on this relation since then. This study extracts all provided primary and secondary data of previous academic review studies.