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24/09/2020 18:00
Investing in a portfolio of infrastructure companies can provide sustainable income and gives the world sustainable growth!

Date:   24.09.2020

Time:   18:00

Venue: Webinar

Agenda:

  • 18:00 Overview by David Chambers
  • 18:10 Talk by Ajay Dayal, addressing the following key points:
    • Why infrastructure is the critical life blood of the world and why it is a mega-trend that will shape our children’s lives over decades.
    • Why even more infrastructure spending is being committed to by the big nations of the world but also why they need our help.
    • Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) aspects to investing is not a fashion – it’s here to stay and understanding how government policy makers and investors think is critical to future investments.
    • What are the benefits of infrastructure and how can investors access Infrastructure assets?
    • Why a smart portfolio of infrastructure stocks can provide an investor with a stable, sustainable and attractive income, as well as capital growth.
  • 18:50 Overview of the ClearBridge Infrastructure Value Fund

Ajay Dayal, CFA, Investment Director
Managing Director and Head of International Equity, PSG, Legg Mason – A Division of Franklin Templeton

Ajay Dayal

Ajay joined in 2008 as an Investment Director in the Product Specialist Group of Legg Mason. As the senior product specialist for the company’s international equity, multi-asset and liquid alternatives equity-based products, he works closely with multiple Specialist Investment Managers within Franklin Templeton to articulate and shape their investment solutions and accelerate the sales process.

He has 20 years of investment experience and over a dozen years of in-depth experience meeting and engaging with clients around the world across multiple distribution channels including wealth and advisory, quasi institutional, and pensions. He has represented the company at conferences and through different media channels and forums – printed articles, recorded events or live TV broadcasts.

Ajay has previously worked at ABN AMRO Asset Management, M&G Investments and Barings. He has a BA (Hons) in Economics from Durham University, England and holds the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) designation and a regular member of the CFA Society of the UK.



An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest

Join our upcoming webinar that will discuss infrastructure and the impact it has on our daily lives. Our speakers will also be discussing sustainable infrastructure as an investment option.  



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