Climate Change and Sustainable Finance

General information

Event date:
06/02/2020 - 07/02/2020
Event location:
ERA Conference Centre - 4, Metzer Allee
Trier, D-54295 Germany
Organizer:
ERA
Organizer email:
Organizer website:

Objective

The conference will explain the legal implications of climate change for financial services – banking, investment services and financial infrastructure.

Key topics

  • The EU’s three-step approach to climate action
  • Enforcement approaches
  • EU taxonomy of eco-compatible activities
  • Methodologies for EU climate benchmarks and disclosures for benchmarks
  • Corporate disclosure of climate-related information
  • Microfinance and climate change adaptation
  • Towards an EU Green Bond Standard
  • Conceptualising climate-related physical and transition risks as financial risks
  • Calibrating climate risk within the framework of capital requirements

Who should attend?

EU and national regulators/supervisors, legal officers in financial services sectors (credit institutions, investment firms, asset managers, CSDs), lawyers in private practice, compliance officers.

Programme

The complete programme is downloadable here below.

Speakers

Among the speakers:

  • Denise Voss, Chair, LuxFlag, Luxembourg; former chair, Association of Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI), Luxembourg
  • Claude Marx, Director General, Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), Luxembourg
  • Daniel Bouzas, Policy Adviser, European Banking Federation, Brussels

 

Contact

Association des Banques et Banquiers, Luxembourg

Address

12, Rue Erasme L-1468 Luxembourg

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Opening hours

Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 17:30.