What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Thu Jan 27 UTC (2 days ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Jan 26 7:00pm - Wed Jan 26 7:00pm
Location Virtual
Region All

With the development of the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures and acknowledgement that ecological impacts must also be factored in to mitigate climate change, biodiversity is increasingly on the agendas of financial institutions. This panel discussion in collaboration with the World Wide Fund for Nature will examine how the financial sector should integrate biological considerations into their investments, including how to create products to hedge against nature-related and biodiversity risk. Speakers will also touch upon the latest developments in sustainable bonds, risks and opportunities in biodiversity and strategies for how to integrate it into disclosure and risk frameworks.


2022 Speakers


Simon Zadek
Chair, Finance for Biodiversity Initiative

Géraldine Ang
Senior Policy Analyst, Green Finance and Investment, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

John Ploeg
CFA, Vice President and ESG Specialist, PGIM Fixed Income

Thomas Vellacott
Chief Executive Officer, WWF Switzerland

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Partner