BlackRock's purpose is to help more and more people achieve financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of 30 June 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.84 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/corporate | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.
Founded in 2000, Cardano is a purpose-built risk and investment specialist, and financial pioneer. We are recognised as being the market leader in providing integrated risk management services, including fiduciary management and investment advice. We help pension funds and the members they serve achieve better and more secure financial outcomes. Our deep understanding of risk, and how it can be managed, enables us to deliver more stable performance for our clients, irrespective of economic conditions. Our track record in fiduciary management demonstrates that this award-winning approach has worked over the last decade.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) is one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with total assets under management of £1.1 trillion*. We work with a wide range of global clients, including pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, fund distributors, retail investors and direct investors. Throughout the past 45 years we have built our business through understanding what matters most to our clients and transforming this insight into valuable, accessible investment products and solutions. We provide investment expertise across the full spectrum of asset classes including fixed income, equities, multi-asset, real assets and cash. Our capabilities range from index-tracking, active and exchange-traded strategies to liquidity management and liability-driven risk management solutions.
River and Mercantile is a broad based asset management, investment solutions and actuarial specialist, successfully interpreting the complexities of investment and financial liabilities. The team at River and Mercantile is focused on designing and tailoring highly effective and innovative strategies to help their clients solve the challenges they face today and in the future.
River and Mercantile Group employs over 200 people across seven offices in the UK, USA and Australia, managing assets of £36bn (as at 31 March 2019).
Goldman Sachs Asset Management is one of the world’s leading investment managers, providing investors with investment solutions across fixed income, money markets, public equity, commodities, hedge funds, private equity and real estate. Our investment teams represent more than 650 professionals, helping clients navigate markets and identify opportunities to meet their long-term investment goals. Our fiduciary management service supports schemes, their trustees and the sponsoring employer by enhancing governance, investment decision making, implementation and outcomes. We are committed to helping clients by providing core investment expertise, and delivering services and advice through our flexible and thoughtful approach. (as of 30 June, 2019)
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Incisive Media Events has partnered with BusinessGreen, the UK's leading green business media brand, to help deliver on our sustainability strategy. Incisive Media Events mission in partnership with BusinessGreen is to create a genuinely sustainable events business.
As part of the new strategy, Incisive Media will commit to working towards the ISO20121 sustainable events standard.
Our goal is to reduce our paper consumption, improve recycling rates, curb food waste and cut red meat at all our events. We will also look to deliver carbon offsetting at our events wherever relevant. In addition, we will be asking all suppliers to provide detailed information on their sustainability credentials and initiatives, we will ban plastic straws at all of our events, and we will focus on and highlight how to travel to our events via public transport.
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