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  • Ethical Finance 2019

    08 October 2019

    This event is organised by Global Ethical Finance Initiative 

    Dates: Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th October 2019

    Location: RBS Conference Centre, RBS Conference Centre 175 Glasgow Road, Gogarburn, Edinburgh, EH12 9BH

     

    The premier event in Edinburgh advocating finance for positive change.

    We are delighted to be supporting Ethical Finance 2019; a 2 day gathering of banks, investors, asset owners, regulators and development agencies from across the globe to explore the transition to a sustainable financial system where capital drives positive change.

    We have a limited number of 20% off discount codes* for UKSIF members so please get in touch with events@uksif.org for details

    *Includes early bird rate

    Register here.

     

    Topics that will be explored:

    • Financing Sustainability: Designing for A Future on Earth

    • SDGs and the UN Principles for Responsible Banking

    • Worthy of Trust? Law, Ethics and Culture in Financial Institutions

    • Accelerating Green Finance

    • FinTech for Good

    • Data Paradigm Shift – Exploring ESG Data Needs

    • Values-Based Investing – an Asset Owner Perspective

    • Measuring Impact – Asset Manager Challenges

    • Finance for Sustainable Supply Chains

    • Innovative Financing Structures and Using Blended Capital

     

    Confirmed speakers include:

    • Dame Susan Rice, Practitioner Member, Banking Standards Board

    • Sir Rodger Gifford, Chair, Green Finance Taskforce

    • Sarah Breeden, Executive Director for International Banks Supervision – Prudential Regulation Authority (Bank of England)

    • Saker Nusseibeh, CEO, Hermes Investment Management

    • Dr Lena Wilson CBE, Non-executive Director, Royal Bank of Scotland

    • David Pitt Watson, Consultant Investor and Author

    • The Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury (Video address)

    • Gary Gillespie, Chief Economist, Scottish Government

    • Tan Sri Dato Azman Mokhtar, Former MD, Khazanah Nasional Berhad

    • David Blunt, Head of Conduct Specialists Department, Supervision – Financial Conduct Authority

     

    More speakers are listed on www.ethicalfinance2019.com

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