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Environmental investing: assessing the impact of superpower policy

Co-Head of Thematic Equity, Deirdre Cooper, discusses the outlook for investing in environmental sectors, and in decarbonisation in particular, following the US election.

Nov 11, 2020

Deirdre Cooper
Co-Head of Thematic Equity, Deirdre Cooper, discusses the outlook for investing in environmental sectors, and in decarbonisation in particular, following the US election.

Environmental investing: assessing the impact of superpower policy

Deirdre Cooper, Co-Head of Thematic Equity and Co-Portfolio Manager for the Global Environment strategy, assesses the US president-elect’s green policy agenda, and talks about a recent development she considers even more significant than a change of White House administration – China’s adoption of a net-zero emissions target.

A key takeaway for investors: look east.

Authored by

Deirdre Cooper
Portfolio Manager

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