Sustainable Finance

Sustainable finance, as defined by the European Commission, is "the provision of financing to investments taking into consideration Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations." 

It is not merely a regulatory requirement but rather an increasingly demand-driven business opportunity. Risk is also a common driver that pushes financial institutions to invest responsibly, alonsgside other factors such as market trends and the willingness to create new fields of income.

27 May 2020 (ENG) - Webinar format - 10am-12pm

17 June 2020 (ENG) - Webinar format - 10am-12pm

Price: 300.00 €

Duration: 2h

Language: English, also available in French

Number of participants: max. 15

objectifs

Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to have sufficient knowledge to tackle the challenge of running an ESG and Sustainable Finance transformation project in their organisations.

Contenu

Content

  • The key concepts and definitions in the ESG and Sustainable Finance space
  • A framework environment: from global to local, from UN to the EU and to Luxembourg
  • The regulatory requirements: moving from nice to have to must have
  • ESG and Sustainable Finance in Luxembourg
  • Transforming a threat into an opportunity. Sustainable Finance is more about new business opportunities than about business threat
  • Types of strategies to tackle the ESG and Sustainable Finance challenges
  • Product transformation, new product launch and product distribution

Target audience

Management and staff of Financial Institutions, Management Companies and PSF

intervenant

Our lead experts

Nathalie Dogniez, Partner, leads the PwC EMEA ESG team and the EMEA Asset and Wealth Management European Regulatory team. 

Nathalie is a member of LuxFlag ESG Label Eligibility Committee (analysing submission in order to grant ESG labels) as well as EFAMA’s Stewardship, Market Integrity and ESG Investment Standing Committee. 

Nathalie has been working on ESG thematics for nearly two decades, servicing ESG managers and products. She was at the origin of the first SRI working group of the Luxembourg Fund Association. 

She lectures at the Luxembourg School of Finance (Master in Asset Management) on SRI and is also part of AIMA Sustainable Investment working group, as well as being a regular speaker at conferences on responsible investments.

Contact us

Contact details

PwC's Academy, Crystal Park Building, PwC Luxembourg

Tel: +352 49 48 48 4040

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