Bruegel Annual Meetings, Day 3 - In this session on the final day of the Meetings, our panelists will discuss the future of finance and its sustainability.
Is sustainable investing contributing to society’s climate and social goals, or preventing systemic change?
Far from being irresponsible know-nothings, retail investors provide a vital counterpoint to institutional investors.
The proposed EU green bond standard will be less prone to ‘greenwashing’, and the widest possible set of issuers and jurisdictions should be encouraged to use the standard.
A net-zero emissions target is a powerful incentive for the low-carbon transition, but for bank supervisors, climate-related risks, not climate outcomes, should remain the focus.
Sovereign debt will be vital in stimulating sustainable investment, but information is lacking on how green public spending actually is.
This closed-door event will discuss standards for the measurement and disclosure of climate-related exposures.
In this workshop, invited guests will discuss priorities and proposals for the Italian G20 Presidency for a green local infrastructure agenda.
“We are not going to lead our society to a low-carbon economy by continuing to finance the status quo. “
The European Central Bank portfolio is skewed towards the brown economy, reflecting a bias in the market. Can and should the bank deviate from the market allocation?
Different EU and US supervisory approaches to climate risk may hamper efforts to work together and risk fragmenting global markets.
How could additional regulation incentivise investment while upholding the integrity of sustainable finance?