Sustainable Finance


As businesses consider their role and strategy in transitioning to a low carbon and sustainable economy, the financial sector is responding with sustainable finance as an innovative structure, to finance sustainable assets and outcomes.

In this one-hour introduction webinar, Kate will share her insights on the drivers, principles, and trends in the sustainable finance market.

As businesses consider their role and strategy in transitioning to a low carbon and sustainable economy, the financial sector is responding with sustainable finance as an innovative structure, to finance sustainable assets and outcomes.

In this one-hour introduction webinar, Kate will share her insights on the drivers, principles, and trends in the sustainable finance market.

Learn why businesses and the financial sector are embracing sustainable finance over traditional debt structures, the drivers behind this and how your organisation/clients can benefit from the different sustainable finance products

In this one-hour introductory webinar, Kate will share her insights on:

  • The trends driving a stronger focus on sustainability and climate change management, and how businesses are responding to this;
  • What is sustainable finance, and what are the different products and structures available;
  • Developments, volumes, and trends evident in the sustainable finance market;

Examples of sustainable finance transactions, and what we can expect in the future


Learning Outcomes

Upon satisfactory completion of this activity, delegates will be able to:

  • Explain what has led to a stronger focus on sustainability and climate change management, and how businesses have responded to this;
  • Understand how and why the financial sector is adopting sustainable finance structures;
  • Understand the principles of sustainable finance;
  • Understand the volumes, development and trends in the global sustainable finance market;
  • Distinguish between the different types of sustainable finance structures, products, and the benefits of each.

Identify both global and local sustainable finance transactions.


Benefits

Benefit from practical insights and awareness about sustainable finance, and how businesses and the financial sector are responding to the need to transition to a low carbon and sustainable economy.

Kate Archer

Associate Director, (Sustainable Finance)

Westpac New Zealand Limited

Westpac New Zealand is the New Zealand Banking Partner of the Chartered Accountants Member Benefits Program. For more information on the benefits provided by Westpac New Zealand to Chartered Accountants please visit:

https://www.westpac.co.nz/business/industry-specialists/industry-association-banking-packages/caanz/


EVENT DETAILS


Topic: Corporate Finance

Sub-Topic: Finance Management, Financial Planning & Advisory, Financial Reporting, Strategy, Sustainability

Format: Recorded Webinar

Proficiency Level: Foundation, Intermediate

CPD: Upto 1 hours


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