The mandate of the Responsible Investment work group is to identify strategic projects for the development of responsible investment practices in Montreal’s financial community. The task force is also responsible for recommending responsible investment projects to the board of Finance Montréal. The group seeks to optimize the involvement of the relevant financial institutions in these projects and will work to promote the efforts made in responsible investment with the targeted stakeholders.
The themes of the initial projects on which the working group on responsible investment works are:
- The green bond market in Quebec
- Issues, risks and opportunities related to climate change, particularly with respect to carbon pricing mechanisms
- Support world-class event (s) on responsible investment to take place in Montreal
This project is led by André Bourbonnais, President and CEO of PSP Investments.