Sustainable Investing: Cycles and Future of the World Market
Join Chris Mines and Nawar Alsaadi, FSA, SIPC to learn more about investing and sustainability.
Organizations from all over the world are under certain pressure from regulators, consumers, and many others to be transparent about the way they create value. How their operations impact natural, human, financial capital (to mention some) is more than ever under the microscope.
Chris Mines is joined by Nawar Alsaadi, FSA, SIPC, to discuss sustainable investing. They will dive into the current state of investing and the stock market. Throughout the course, Nawar shares many answers to the why’s, tips & tricks for first-time investors, and much more!
Some of the topics covered in the course are:
-The Current State of Investing and Stock Market System
-Current High Market Volatility
-Company vs. Environment
-Sustainable Investments Struggles
-Government Role in Sustainability
Nawar is a sustainable investment professional with 10+ years in capital markets and corporate engagement experience. He has been involved with a number of high-profile activist campaigns with TSX and NYSE-listed companies on issues pertaining to corporate governance and corporate strategy. In 2014, he founded Semper Augustus Capital, an activist investing firm with a focus on corporate governance and strategy. In 2018, he expanded his engagement focus to the full spectrum of ESG topics through the development and application of the Material Engagement concept. Nawar holds a Sustainable Investment Professional Certification from Concordia University, ESG Investing certification from the CFA institute (UK), and an FSA Credential from the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB). Nawar is also a member of the Governance Professionals of Canada and serves as an ESG Engagement expert at Amnie.org. Nawar is the author of five books, and an active contributor to the financial and sustainability press.