As the world copes with increasing social and environmental issues, sustainability is becoming more embedded within business decisions. This is especially so in the finance and insurance sector as it plays a vital role in the progress of the sustainability agenda. However, at present, many of its concepts and how they relate to sustainable finance cum insurance are still novel or not widely grasped. Through this 2-day workshop, financial professionals or interested parties can expect to be equipped with more detailed knowledge of the concepts and principles of sustainability and sustainable finance. They will also acquire a better understanding of how green financial instruments such as Green bonds and CAT bonds can promote a more sustainable future.
Key Learning Outcomes:
- Understand sustainability and sustainable financing.
- Define Sustainable Value Added (SVA) and gain an overview of climate VAR.
- Know the basic concepts related to sustainable insurance/financial instruments - sustainable investing / Insurance linked securities / Green bonds / CAT bonds/carbon assets & other sustainable financial products.