ESG & Sustainable Finance

Understand how sustainability is rewiring financial systems to benefit society and business

ESG & Sustainable Finance 

 

ESG is a hot topic which over 65% of institutional investors deem to become increasingly important over the coming years. This course is designed to help participants learn how ESG (environmental, social, and corporate governance) and Sustainable Finance impact companies from a compliance and consumer perspective. Learn about the key implications and how technology provides a comparative advantage in the quest to become a sustainable organization. 

Find out how sustainable finance can open exciting new opportunities and strategically drive long-term business returns.

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Key benefits from attending 

  • Understand the possible role of sustainable finance in meeting the Sustainable Development Goals
  • Find out about developments in sustainable finance  
  • Learn the basic ideas of sustainable finance and the importance of sustainability concerns to the critical parts of the financial sector 
  • Discover what roles industry initiatives and regulations play in structuring sustainable finance market
  • Find out how to outline various sustainable finance products, like loans, bonds 
  • Learn how to manage financial climate risk effectively  
  • Assess the influence of the SFDR and EU Taxonomy 
  • Learn about ESG compliance risks and mitigation strategies 

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Who should attend

  • Bankers 
  • Insurers 
  • Financial advisors 
  • Investment managers 
  • Regulators 
  • Risk managers 
  • Analysts and consultants 
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How it works?

26th to 30th of October 2022

The online training will take place over 5 days and it will be lasting 3 hours

Recording

The session will be recorded and sent out to all registered delegates.

 

Notification

Once you’ve registered for the training, we will email you with all information and login credentials.

 

Training agenda

Session 1, 3h

Sustainable Finance Overview 

Sustainable Finance concept and definitions (ESG, SDG, SRI, responsible investing)  
Difference between traditional finance and sustainable finance
Sustainable Finance culture  
Sustainable finance trends, facts, and figures   
Current challenges 

Session 2, 3h

Introduction to ESG 

Definition of ESG and why does it is important
ESG frameworks  
Urgent drivers for ESG integration 
Challenges of ESG integration
ESG risks and opportunities
Reporting, transparency, and valuation  
ESG and competitive advantages  

 

Session 3, 3h

Sustainable Investment   

Definition of sustainable investment objective   
Sustainable ETFs  
Commercial banks and traditional approach
Export Credit Agencies (Direct Lending, Insurance, Guarantees, and innovative products)
Development Finance institutions (Energy Transition and Sustainable Finance products)
Infrastructure/Impact funds
Bond products: social, green, sustainable bonds 

 

Session 4, 3h

Climate Risk and Mitigations 

Financial climate risk explained  
Climate risk assessment: risk identification, the magnitude of impact assessment, measures identification  
Scenario analysis to assess climate-related risks  
How can we respond to avert, minimize, and address losses and damages  
Mitigation and sustainable development 
 

 

Session 5, 3h

SFDR and EU Taxonomy 

Technical Aspects of EU Taxonomy 
The role of taxonomy in the context of sustainable financing in the EU 

The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) 

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ESG and Sustainable Finance training will help you understand the role of sustainable finance in achieving sustainability goals.

 

Open yourself up to new and exciting opportunities to achieve long-term business profits.

Training methodology

The agenda will combine presented materials with plenty of opportunities for Q&A, interactive discussions, and the use of quantitative models to illustrate key learning points. Current market examples and data are utilized wherever helpful.

 

Course Certificate

certificate

After successful completion of this training, you will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance.