Venue
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etc.venues, Riverside Building, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7PB, UK

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Event Date Mon Jun 17 BST (over 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Jun 17 4:00am - Mon Jun 17 12:20pm
Location etc.venues
Riverside Building, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7PB, UK
Region EMEA
Details

Investors are increasingly hungry for paper labelled green, as well as social or sustainability-labelled issues and, also for this year, the agenda is broadened to cover environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration in fixed income.

Green bonds have an important role to play in sustainable economic development, but we thought it was also worth turning our attention to the rest of the fixed income market (as green bonds remain less than 1% of the overall bond market).

This innovative asset class has sparked lively debate about what kind of assets, projects or activities deserve the green label.

Key discussions for green bonds now focus on how the market can be ‘additional’, its potentially transformative role in channelling funds to low-carbon infrastructure in emerging markets, and whether common definitions or standards are needed to help the market grow.

Attend to participate in the conversation around the big issues and the strategies that can be deployed to grow the green bond market exponently over the next year.

Speakers

2019 Speakers

Aila Aho
Rapporteur, Nordea

Angelas Brusas
Senior Funding Manager, Nordic Investment Bank

Ann Frank Andersen
Product Manager, Fixed Income, Nordea Investment Management

Anna Breman
Chief Economist, Swedbank

Alessandro Canta
Head of Finance & Insurance, Enel

Alexandre Hökfelt
Director, Credit, EQT

Andrew Mason
Senior Analyst, ESG and Stewardship, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Björn Bergstrand
Head of Sustainability, Kommuninvest

Claire Curtin
Head of ESG, Pension Protection Fund

Christoph Klein
Managing Partner, ESG Portfolio Management

Carmen Nuzzo
Senior Consultant, Credit Ratings Initiative, PRI

Denise Odaro
Investor Relations, Treasury, IFC

David Zahn
Head of European Fixed Income, Franklin Templeton Investment Management

Elisabeth Seep
Executive Director ESG Products, MSCI

Farnam Bidgoli
Head of Sustainable Bonds, DCM EMEA, HSBC

Frédéric Samama
Co-Head of Institutional Clients Coverage, Amundi

Gina V Hall
Investment Director, Global Head of Sustainable Finance, Carbon Trust

Hugues Delafon
Sustainable Banking, Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank

Inês Faden da Silva
Treasurer, Tideway London

Jason Channell
Head of ESG, Citi Global Insights

Joshua Kendall
Senior ESG Analyst, Insight Investment

Johanna Köb
Head of Responsible Investment, Zurich Insurance

James Logush
Managing Director, Financing, Collateral & Trading, Capital Markets & Factor Investing, CPP Investment Board

Kristofer Dreiman
Head of Responsible Investments, Lansforsakringar

Kirsten Häger
Head of Sustainable Finance at the Ministry of Finance, State of NRW

Lauren Anderson
Senior Advisor for Green Finance, Bank of England

Marilyn Ceci
Managing Director, Head of Green Bonds, JP Morgan

Meryam Omi
Head of Sustainability & Responsible Investment Strategy, LGIM

Mitch Reznick
Co-head of Credit, Hermes Investment

Michael Ridley
Director, Global Head of Green Bond Research, HSBC

Niamh Whooley
Senior Vice President, ESG Engagement Analyst, PIMCO

Nicolas Jaquier
Strategist – Emerging Markets Debt, Allianz Global Investors

Natalie Mordi-Hillaert
ESG Debt capital Markets, BAML

Philip Brown
Head of Sustainable Capital Markets, Citi

Peter Kernan
Managing Director, Global Criteria Officer, Corporate Ratings, EMEA, S&P Global

Patrick Symington
Chief Executive, MORHomes

Petra Wehlert
Head of Capital Markets, KFW

Robert Vielhaber
Sustainability Bond Origination (DCM), UniCredit Bank

Simon Lord
Chief Sustainability Officer, Sime Darby Plantation

Stéphane Marciel
Head of Sustainable Bonds, Debt Capital Markets, Societe Generale

Sergio Molisani
Finance Director, SNAM

Trevor Allen
Sustainability Research Analyst, BNP Paribas

Toby Belsom
Director of Investment Practices, PRI

Trisha Taneja
Product Manager and Head of Sustainable Bonds, Sustainalytics

Vincent Gaillard
Chief Financial Officer, Société du Grand Paris

Yo Takatsuki
Head of ESG Research and Active Ownership, AXA Investment Management

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors & Partners

SPONSORS:
• Bank of America Merrill Lynch
• BNP Paribas
• Citi
• Credit Agricole
• HSBC
• J.P.Morgan
• Societe Generale

CO-SPONSORS:
• Carbon Trust
• FTSE Russell
• Franklin Templeton
• MSCI
• S&P Global Ratings
• Sustainalytics
• UniCredit

MARKETING PARTNERS:
• AIMA
• ALFI
• AVPN
• CMIA
• Finance Matters
• Global Sustain
• Korea Sustainability Investing Forum
• Luxebourg Finance Labelling Agency
• NordSIP
• Spainsif
• SRI-Connect
• UKSIF