WealthBT Podcast: Impact investing: Making a difference with your capital

Evelyn Yeo, head of Asia Investments from Pictet Wealth management Asia talks to wealth editor Genevieve Cua about how to address the world's needs with your capital. PHOTO: BT

Synopsis: Learn to protect and grow your wealth in this monthly Business Times podcast series for affluent individuals, hosted by BT wealth editor Genevieve Cua. 

How is impact investing different from ESG investing and how much of a difference can your capital make? Genevieve speaks to Evelyn Yeo, head of Asia Investments from Pictet Wealth Management Asia.

This episode is brought to you by Pictet Wealth Management.

Highlights (click/tap above): 

2:37 Differences between impact investments and ESG

5.35 A framework to measure impact

7:57 Spectrum of sustainable investments

9:57 Why private clients gravitate towards impact investments

13:32 Sustainable real estate 

15:15 Factors to set risk/return expectations

Produced by: Genevieve Cua (gen@sph.com.sg), Howie Lim & Claressa Monteiro

Edited by: Howie Lim

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Impact Investing


ESG labelled bonds


Philanthropic capital


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