Climate Change and Sustainable Finance

General information

Event date:
6 February 2020 - 7 February 2020
Event location:
ERA Conference Centre - 4, Metzer Allee
Trier, D-54295 Germany
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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.


The complete programme is downloadable here below.


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


Please register on the dedicated website.  Please note that ABBL members will get a 25 % discount (code is 2020ABBL)


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