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Nomura’s Leslie Yap - Is Sustainable Investing the Future?

October 18, 2021

#ESG #SUSTAINABILITY #INVESTMENTS

Leslie Yap, a CFA and Head of Investment at Nomura Asset Management in Malaysia, talks about ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) Investing, a theme that is gaining considerable momentum as the world shifts to a cleaner and more sustainable future. 

Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Leslie oversees the developed markets equities team and is responsible for the investment management of developed-market equities (including ethical and Shariah-compliant listed assets).

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#environment
#esg
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#cop26

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CONTENTS 
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00:59 - A Quick Primer on ESG Investing - What Is It, Really? 
02:19 - The Difference Between ESG and Shariah Investing 
03:38 - Striking a Balance Between ESG Impact and Returns 
05:33 - Why ESG Stocks Trade At A Premium 
07:14 - Whether Liquidity Concerns With Some ESG Stocks 
08:42 - Expected Returns In Next 10 Years 
09:48 - Risk Appetites Are Back! 
12:16 - Can Markets Go Higher? 

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FOLLOW LESLIE HERE: 
LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/3lHZmIH 
And 
https://www.linkedin.com/company/nomura-asset-management/ 

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