WEBCASTS

Food Fight:
The Immediacy and Opportunity in Agriculture Investing

The agriculture sector’s importance is difficult to overstate. Agriculture impacts structurally embedded hunger, social equality and income distribution, while economically, the sector directly shapes global trade and governmental policy and long-term environmental sustainability.

Join VanEck's Portfolio Manager, Shawn Reynolds, and Deputy Portfolio Manager, Ammar James, for a discussion on the current environment and why over the long term (but beginning today), markets must address critical food supply and sustainability issues.

June 22, 2022
11am PT | 2pm ET
1 CE Credit
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SUMMARY

In this webcast, topics will include:

  • The near and long-term headwinds facing agriculture and food production markets
  • The role that public market investment should continue to serve as a valuable support mechanism
  • Addressing agriculture as a crucial component of tackling climate change amid an expanding global population
  • How the geopolitical events in Russia and Ukraine have accelerated change across agriculture supply chains
  • How financial advisors can gain exposure to disruptive food and agriculture

Accepted for one hour of CFP/CIMA CE credit for live and on-demand attendees

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SPEAKERS

Shawn Reynolds

Portfolio Manager
VanEck

Ammar James

Deputy Portfolio Manager
VanEck

Tom Lydon

Vice Chairman
VettaFi

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