The Next Frontier in Responsible Investment

Substantive issues related to the content of A Legal Framework for Impact project are discussed in these podcast episodes posted on the PRI PODCAST channel.

Episode 1: Fiona Reynolds, PRI CEO, in conversation with… David Blood, Co-Founder and Senior Partner, Generation Investment Management

11 May 2020 | Fiona Reynolds, CEO of PRI, speaks with special guest David Blood, Co-Founder and Senior Partner of Generation Investment Management, about the crucial role of investors in considering the real-world impacts of their investments and how A Legal Framework for Impact project addresses this important issue. Listen to the episode here.

Episode 2: A legal framework for impact – AP2’s investment approach

13 July 2020 | Hosted by PRI’s Olivia Mooney, Martin Jonasson, General Counsel of AP2, and Elodie Feller, former Investment Lead at United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) discuss what investing for sustainability impact means and why it is important. They also dig deeper with specific examples of investor approaches to managing for impact, how it goes beyond niche impact investing, the evolution in EU benchmarks, and balancing the appropriate level of returns and real-world impact. Listen to the episode here.