ESG Risk Assessment for Lenders & Asset Managers is a two-day course that provides Candidates with an understanding of sustainable financing and investing with a special focus on ESG considerations. Discussions will focus on their applicability to credit analysis and credit portfolio management. Background context will be provided on critical concepts, including ESG KPIs and quality, SDG (Sustainable Development Goals) impact, CO2 scope, climate risk forecasting, engagement and proxy voting, UN PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment) reporting, and upcoming regulation.
The seminar will then demonstrate the relevance and materiality of those topics in ESG implementation for dealing with the current crisis. Case studies will discuss what banks and asset managers are doing to survive, thrive and protect their clients.