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Geneva Finance Research Institute;Institute For Environmental Sciences of the University of Geneva;Sustainable Finance Geneva
- November 27-27, 2014
- 2nd Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance
- Geneva, International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), Switzerland
- The conference will provide a unique opportunity to investment professionals, think tanks, policy makers, academics and students to discuss and learn about issues related to sustainable finance.The conference theme is "Sustainable Finance, quo vadis?"Topics:- Theoretical models of sustainable and responsible investment.- Implications of sustainable development for strategic asset allocation and the design of investment strategies. - Implications of sustainability factors for financial performance in asset classes beyond listed equities (e.g., fixed income, private equity, real estate, commodities).- Advances in quantifying non-financial investment impact and financial materiality of environmental and social externalities (e.g., natural resource depletion, ecosystem degradation, climate change, inequality, human rights).- Making the finance sector more sustainable: What role for finance education, standards, reporting, and regulation?- Aligning and integrating ESG analysis with financial analysis and fiduciary responsibility.- Advances in risk management, product- and security design favoring the financing of sustainable development (carbon emissions trading, social impact bonds, green bonds, insurance, micro-insurance/finance). [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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