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ESG – A Healthier Option
for Your Portfolio

Part of the Mutual Funds Virtual Forum 2021 - Quality Ingredients held on 29 April, this session featuring Nick Henderson and Chef Carl Heinrich from Richmond Station Toronto explores the benefits of ESG investing.

April 2021

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Nick Henderson

Director, Portfolio Manager, Responsible Global Equities

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Part of the Mutual Funds Virtual Forum 2021 - Quality Ingredients held on 29 April, this session featuring Nick Henderson and Chef Carl Heinrich from Richmond Station Toronto explores the benefits of ESG investing.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Investing with an ESG lens can boost longer term risk-adjusted portfolio performance
  • Sustainable food chains is a topical ESG challenge: learn how the Fund identifies sector leaders in this area to mitigate against these risks and deliver impact
  • BMO Sustainable Opportunities Global Equity Fund update

Featured Speaker: Carl Heinrich, Chef & Owner of Richmond Station, Toronto

Carl Heinrich was born in Calgary and grew up in BC. He moved to Stratford Ontario to attend the Stratford Chefs School where he met his business partner Ryan Donovan.

After winning Season 2 of Top Chef Canada Carl partnered with Ryan to open Richmond Station, a bustling stopping place in the heart of Toronto’s financial district.

Richmond Station in an ingredient focused and technique driven kitchen. That is to say when planning new menu items, their culinary team seeks out ingredients for inspiration, instead of starting with a specific dish. The restaurant is also known for the whole animal butchery program, all meat served has been butchered in house, including the charcuterie. The restaurant also has a one acre plot of land on the New Farm in Creemore, Ontario where they grow as much produce as possible to use in the restaurant.

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