16.07.2020
15:00-16:15

Derivatives in sustainable finance: Enabling the green transition

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In recent years, the concept of sustainability has increased in scope and importance for policymakers. In Europe, this has been translated to the EU Sustainable Finance Action Plan, which aims to: i) reorient capital flows towards sustainable investment; ii) manage financial risks stemming from climate/environmental/social issues; and iii) promote transparency and long-termism in financial and economic activity. The EU will continue to pursue these aims with a renewed strategy in late 2020. The derivatives market could play a significant role in Europe’s transition to a green economy.


AGENDA


Presentation of the CEPS-ECMI study on “Derivatives in Sustainable Finance”

  • Apostolos Thomadakis, Researcher, CEPS-ECMI

Discussion

  • Hannes Huhtaniemi, Policy Officer, DG FISMA, European Commission (EC)
  • Scott O'Malia, CEO, International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA)
  • Bernard Coopman, Global Head Client Solutions Group, ING Wholesale Banking/Financial Markets
  • Clive Emery, Multi Asset Portfolio Strategist, Invesco

Moderator:  Karel Lannoo, CEO, CEPS and General Manager, ECMI


INSTRUCTIONS

This event is free and open to the public, but you must register to gain access to the meeting. Once registered, you will receive instructions on how to join this event.

The webinar can be re-watched on the CEPS Youtube Channel