An impassioned advocate of responsible investment, Gavin has been a prominent writer, broadcaster and commentator for over two decades. His book, Frontier, was acclaimed as a “must-read” by the Financial Times. His next book is due for release by Macmillan in Q4 2020 titled Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Will Transform the Developing World. Gavin’s work leading Bloomberg’s teams of journalists uncovering the world of derivatives that triggered the global financial crisis won him the Society of American Business Editors & Writers’ Best in Business Award and the Society of Professional Journalists’ Deadline Club Award. Subsequently creating and leading Bloomberg’s Emerging Markets team, Gavin founded New Markets Media & Intelligence to help increase understanding of the challenges and opportunities in emerging markets and technology through his own writing, and through constant and proactive dialogue with the most influential journalists, investors, and leaders. He regularly organizes and chairs key global forums, including the recent Bloomberg Emerging & Frontier Forum and events at Nasdaq and the London Stock Exchange.View the profile
About the talk
ESG principles have become the make or break of mining company stocks for good reason. Based on New Markets’ work with some of the biggest investors and companies in establishing impact and responsible investment principles, Gavin Serkin takes us through the critical steps necessary to match your company’s credentials with the new normal expectations.
So now I'm going to hand over to Gavin second. He's going to talk about applying the principles of ESG to the mining sector from an investor perspective Kevin to you. Thanks Ed and how everyone that I want to pick up first Leon something actually that was talking about which is the increasing importance of media and ESG and it's the reason for the Genesis of our Focus 5 years ago on this area that ESG is being recognized by Major increasingly. You have the soul surf popular apps that that's as I was talking about in Australia where mining suddenly becomes a huge
new story. And so we combine So to that reputation management and Sun Signs crisis management with the approach of strategic intelligence and how you design your company around making sure that you are going in the right direction in terms of intensive ESG and Sons of doing the right thing as a company and for all the reasons that I love Aldo just told us about you know, this this stuff is becoming increasingly important and we working with her a good number of both large investors some of the biggest
investors in both sides of the Atlantic. I know it's a mining companies and other companies to make sure that they are that they're going in the right direction in all of this and it's guys for some of the points is just a really pull some numbers on some of the things that I like and how they were talking about, you know State Street Wichita, have a particularly vested interest in this obviously she had massive investor in the world. It study shows 75% of individuals who invest our interests in sustainable
MINEX Central and Eastern Europe, MINEX Western & Northern Europe, MINEX Southern Europe materials (3 June, 1 and 2 July 2020)
MINEX Central and Eastern Europe and MINEX Southern Europe materials
MINEX Western and Northern Europe and MINEX Southern Europe materials
MINEX Southern Europe materials
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