Institutional Investor is pleased to introduce a ten-part digital series spread over the coming year, offering Europe's leading investment officials a platform to showcase their best investment ideas and interact with their peers and clients. The series will bring together institutional asset owners drawn from Europe’s most sophisticated pension funds to participate in interviews, panel discussions and breakout sessions - all on a digital platform.
Keeping Your Head When All Others Are Losing Theirs: Investing Beyond the Crisis
Thursday, 8th October 2020
Mirko Cardinale, Head of Investment Strategy, USS, United Kingdom
Tom Slater, Decision Maker, Long Term Global Growth, Head, US Equities, Baille Gifford, United Kingdom
Global Investment Opportunity Set in the Wake of US Election
Thursday, 5th November 2020
Henrik Olejasz Larsen, Chief Investment Officer, Sampension, Denmark
Jeff Shulze, CFA, Director, Investment Strategist, ClearBridge Investments, United States
The New Fixed Income Opportunity Set - Different from the Old?
Tuesday, 1st December 2020
Torben Pederson, Chief Executive Officer, PensionDanmark
Chris Boehringer, Head of Europe Distressed Opportunities, Oaktree Capital Management
Is It Fundamentally Different This Time? Can Active Equity Strategies Give Investors the Edge In A
Tuesday, 12th January 2021
When Academic Theory Meets Market Reality - The Frontline of the Active vs. Passive Debate
Tuesday, 2nd February 2021
Private Markets: Assessing the Fallout of the COVID Crisis
Tuesday, 2nd March 2021
Ralph Weidenfeller, Head of Euro Area Bond Markets Division, European Central Bank, Germany
Nick Langley, Senior Portfolio Manager, ClearBridge Investments, Australia
The Use and Abuse of ALM Studies
Tuesday, 6th April 2021
Erik Jan van Bergen, Managing Director Investments, Coöperatie VGZ, Netherlands
Peter Wallach, Director of Pension Fund, Merseyside Pension Fund, UK
Investing, Fast and Slow, in the Post-COVID-19 Era
Tuesday, 4th May 2021
Kari Vatanen, CIO, Veritas, Finland
Julia Angeles, Investment Manager, Baillie Gifford, United Kingdom
Real Estate Reimagined in the Context of A Post-COVID Economy
Tuesday, 1st June 2021
Mikkel Svenstrup, CIO, ATP, Denmark
Aman Kumar, Co-Portfolio Manager, Life Sciences Lending, Oaktree Capital Management, United States
Risk Management Through Once In A Generation Crisis
Tuesday, 7th September 2021
I think that these events work very well all things considered, and that also the break-out format is useful. Nice that you have found a way to make it work smoothly.
Pension Fund, Denmark
Institutional Investor will conduct an interview with a senior Asset Owner, such as a CIO, CEO, or Strategist pertaining to the episode's theme.
Institutional Investor will conduct an interview with a senior Portfolio Manager from the partnering asset management firm pertaining to the episode's theme.
Attendees will be divided into smaller groups to discuss specific topics in further detail. Breakout discussions will led by representatives of the partnering asset management firm.