Adjust focus event image

Adjusting focus virtual event

Over a year on from the outbreak, we examine how the coronavirus has impacted individuals, the investment industry and wider society. This is a time of change and, to take in this new view, we need to adjust our focus.

Find out more or register


Organisational culture

Culture, leadership and diversity hub  

Together, and when used effectively, we believe organisational culture and leadership will create a clear measurable edge for an investment organisation.

Institute podcast

Climate change and the investment industry

Tim Hodgson, co-founder of the Thinking Ahead Institute, and Matt Stoughton-Harris discus the task that the investment industry faces in response to climate change.

Listen to episode

About the Thinking Ahead Institute

The Thinking Ahead Institute is a global not-for-profit group whose vision is to mobilise capital for a sustainable future. Its members comprise asset owners, asset managers and other groups motivated to influence the industry for the good of savers worldwide. It has 48 members with combined responsibility for over US$12 trillion and is an outgrowth of Willis Towers Watson Investments’ Thinking Ahead Group.

For further information please see our 2021 research agenda, download our brochure or read an overview.
Join our community by following us on Twitter and LinkedIn, or subscribe to our Grapevine newsletter or 3-D Investing podcast, available on SpotifyItunes and Stitcher.

Featured research

1.5°C portfolio working group papers

Written following the research conducted by the Thinking Ahead Institute’s 1.5°C investing working group. The key objective of this working group is to produce research outputs that can usefully guide investors’ behaviours to ultimately become a driving force in transforming global economy to be compatible with the 1.5°C climate target.

Global asset studies

The world’s largest asset managers

A joint annual research study of the world’s 500 largest asset managers

More global asset studies

Coronavirus coverage

Coronavirus content hub

The coronavirus impacts have been multiple and far-reaching. On this hub are a collection of reports, multimedia and articles for these extraordinary times.