Fri May 28 JST (5 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Fri May 28 5:00am - Fri May 28 6:30am
Japan’s Basic Guidelines on Climate Transition Finance, was published by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Financial Services Agency (FSA) and Ministry of the Environment (MOE). It explicitly referenced ICMA’s Climate Transition Finance Handbook, and reflected results of discussion in Japan.
An online event jointly held with METI “Transition Finance in Japan –now and going forward” introduces Japan’s latest development in transition finance.
Experts who were involved in drafting the Guidelines together with international issuers and investors of transition bonds will discuss:
- the issues raised in drafting the Basic Guidelines
- the needs of transition finance
- challenges of transition finance
- recommendations for transition bond issuers
Chief Executive, ICMA
Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry
Chief Sustainable Finance Officer, Japan Financial Services Agency
Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Finance, ICMA
Deputy Director of Environmental Economy Office, Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environmental Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) of Japan
Director and Deputy President, BofA Securities Japan Co., Ltd., Board Member, International Capital Markets Association (ICMA)
Head of Sustainable Finance Evaluation Group, Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer, Director, Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Accounting Department, JERA Co., Inc.
Chief Investment Officer, AXA IM Core
• Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)
• The Financial Academy, Saudi Arabia
• Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)