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Green Pensions for a Blue Planet
Wednesday 7 November 2018

Please forgive the pun, but environmental issues and climate change are hot topics right now. Consumers are starting to understand the real-world effects of their buying decisions and taking action. For example there’s been an 86% fall in single-use plastic bags and one in eight cars sold in the UK are now electric or hybrid. Change is going to take time, but there are things that all businesses can do to speed this up – even in the world of investments and pensions. I want to talk about something that could be used to get people interested in saving for the future (in every sense), namely environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing.