Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.http://www.aon.com/unitedkingdom/human-capital-consulting/products-services For further information on our capabilities and to learn how we empower results for clients, please visit: http://aon.mediaroom.com
Barnett Waddingham is proud to be a leading independent UK consultancy at the forefront of risk, pensions, investment and insurance. We’re a team of over 1,000 people, each delivering on our values and our promise to ensure the highest levels of trust, integrity and quality.
Everything we stand for at Barnett Waddingham is embedded in our promise – to do the right thing. We’ve applied this meaningful principle across all aspects of our business with continued success. Our continued and long-term commitment to delivering value is our promise to all our people and clients.
BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience 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 31 December 2019, the firm managed approximately US$7.43 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 1921, Hymans Robertson is one of the longest established independent firms of consultants and actuaries in the UK. We believe creating better futures for employees, members or your organisations shouldn’t be left to chance.
At the forefront of our industry, we’re influencing the way it works. Proud pioneers for the past 99 years, we’re at the vanguard of innovation. Our solutions give companies, trustees and members everything they need for brighter pensions prospects. And at the heart of it all is our relationships - with our clients and colleagues. We form genuine, collaborative relationships that last.
Kames Capital is part of Aegon Asset Management, an active global investment manager with capabilities in fixed income, real assets, equities, multi-asset and client solutions.Aegon Asset Management’s 1,200 employees work from 17 locations across the UK, Continental Europe, the Americas and Asia. Our 360 investment professionals manage £298 billion for a global client base of pension schemes, public funds, financial institutions, charities and wealth managers.Aegon Asset Management operates through multiple brands. As part of moving to a global structure we will retire the Kames Capital brand in late 2020 to focus on the globally-recognised Aegon Asset Management brand.
Schroders is a leading investment manager of UK pension schemes, managing more than £60 billion of assets on behalf of both defined benefit and defined contribution schemes across the corporate and public sectors.* UK DC schemes are a key focus for our business. We have significant experience of managing DC assets and have an in-depth understanding of DC schemes’ needs and challenges. This allows us to tailor our services to the specific needs of scheme managers, trustees and sponsors to ensure their pension schemes operate efficiently for their members. We manage assets for DC pension schemes in the UK and Ireland as well as holding relationships with all the institutional investment platforms. Our dedicated DC client service team also draws on Schroders’ broad investment and operational resources to offer our clients integrated, innovative and appropriate investment solutions. For more information, visit www.schroders.com/ukpensions *AUM as of 31 March 2019.
SEI is a leading provider of investment services to Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution pension schemes, managing over £68.7bn of assets on behalf of 474 institutions in 12 different countries.* Starting with the goals of each pension scheme, SEI offers fully tailored Fiduciary Management and Master Trust solutions. Through its scale, expertise and over 20 years heritage of providing investment services, SEI aspires to give trustees greater control over the strategic development of their scheme whilst improving outcomes for pension members. For more information visit: https://seic.com/institutionaluk
*As at 31 December 2019
Ecosphere+ is a mission-driven business that helps companies create and implement nature-based solutions that enable them to succeed in a world aligned with global climate and development goals.
As part of the €100 million impact investment Althelia Climate Fund, Ecosphere+ brings to market the largest portfolio of forest conservation projects in the world, generating verified carbon credits and measurable sustainable development impacts. In their partnership with Incisive Media, they have agreed to offset the total amount of emissions required to cover their entire events portfolio for 2019 plus an additional 5% - equalling an estimated total of 2,220 tonnes.
Ecosphere+ will be using the Incisive Media footprint on two of their Peruvian projects, which are focused on working closely with local and indigenous communities to address local deforestation threats to protect the critical ecosystem of the Amazon Rainforest.