Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 730 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing more than EUR 530 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions. Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, and in adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest for the long term, employing our innovative investment expertise and global resources. Our goal is to ensure a superior experience for our clients, wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.
Principal Global Investors is a truly global investment management business providing a single point of access to a family of world-class investment boutiques. The independent knowledge of our boutiques allows us to offer a range of funds in both developed and emerging markets across the asset class spectrum. Our diverse range of asset managers with distinct investment specialties is available to family offices, wealth managers, intermediaries, and institutional investors. Today, we manage $US451.7 billion of assets (as of 30 June 2019) on behalf of a broad range of investors from all over the world.
For more than 40 years Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) has provided client-centric investment and risk-management solutions to a wide range of investors and institutions. Our clients include corporations, pension plans, intermediaries, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, endowments and foundations, governments and consultant partners worldwide. Investment strategies span the risk/return spectrum across geographies, investment styles and asset classes, including equity, fixed income, alternatives and private markets.
More than 20 investment teams are organized by capability: Solutions & Multi-Asset, Real Assets, Active Fundamental Equity, Private Credit & Equity, Global Fixed Income and Global Liquidity.
MSIM was established in 1975 as a subsidiary of Morgan Stanley Group Inc. As of December 31, 2018, MSIM employs 663 investment professionals worldwide in 22 countries and offers its clients personalized attention, the intelligence and creativity of some of the brightest professionals in the industry and access to the global resources of Morgan Stanley. As of December 31, 2018, MSIM managed US$463 billion in assets for its clients.
Carbon Offset Partner
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. Ecosphere+ use nature-based carbon credits to enable innovative, market-driven business solutions that help customers take action on climate change and meet their sustainability targets.
Incisive Media Events has partnered with BusinessGreen, the UK's leading green business media brand, to help deliver on our sustainability strategy. Incisive Media Events mission in partnership with BusinessGreen is to create a genuinely sustainable events business.
As part of the new strategy, Incisive Media will commit to working towards the ISO20121 https://www.iso.org/iso-20121-sustainable-events.html sustainable events standard.
Our goal is to reduce our paper consumption, improve recycling rates, curb food waste and cut red meat at all our events. We will also look to deliver carbon offsetting at our events wherever relevant. In addition, we will be asking all suppliers to provide detailed information on their sustainability credentials and initiatives, we will ban plastic straws at all of our events, and we will focus on and highlight how to travel to our events via public transport.
For more information about BusinessGreen go to https://www.businessgreen.com/.