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Sustainability challenges: leading our investment agenda

Sustainability challenges: leading our investment agenda
Thomas Höhne-Sparborth, PhD - Head of Sustainability Research

Thomas Höhne-Sparborth, PhD

Head of Sustainability Research

Stagflation risk, geopolitical strife and surging energy prices – immediate risks are competing with the climate and nature crises for attention and resources among political leaders, society and investors.

At LOIM, we believe the journey to a net-zero and nature-positive world is among the most significant global economic transformations in history. Businesses and investors that ignore it will lose value – not only by missing out on the myriad growth opportunities it creates, but also by failing to adapt and remaining exposed to the physical, transitional and liability risks it is generating.

With sustainability a core investment conviction, we believe it is our duty to educate clients about the imperative of investing in real emissions reduction across the global economy and in nature – from nature-based solutions to climate change, to the circular bioeconomy and leaner forms of industry that preserve natural capital. This not only helps preserve the world we live in, it aligns portfolios with rich new sources of economic value.


Our investment philosophy 

In this video, Thomas Höhne-Sparborth, Head of Sustainability Research, describes why we believe aligning portfolios to the net-zero, nature-positive transition is fundamental to generating strong, long-term returns.

He also highlights why temperature-alignment tools are crucial for analysing the decarbonisation trajectories of companies and portfolios and gives his predictions about key sustainability themes for the world this year.

Click below to access the video.


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