British Chamber of Commerce Singapore

The British Chamber of Commerce Singapore is an independent membership organisation committed to helping strengthen the ties between the UK and Singapore. We have done so since 1954.

Whether you are just starting your research into ASEAN by scoping the market opportunities in Singapore, have established your business and seeking growth, building connections to the UK Government, or looking for brand exposure and employee development opportunities, the Chamber is here to support your needs at every stage of your journey.

With a full calendar of activities throughout the year including events, publications and opportunities to collaborate with our members, the Chamber team is available to help as a point of resource, introductions, networking, learning and profile-raising.

Our goal is to deliver Member Value through the services we offer that all work towards supporting our members in achieving your business objectives and aligning with our Mission of Building Networks, Connecting Businesses, and Creating Opportunities.

All benefit from our leading position as a strong and credible voice for our members and British businesses in Singapore and beyond.

https://www.britcham.org.sg/

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Sabeena Nayyar Singapore PR

+65 98576292sabeena@britcham.org.sg

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About the Webinar

From our Financial & FinTech and Sustainability Committees, hear the latest developments from industry experts on the ESG drive towards Net Zero & COP26.


BACKGROUND INFORMATION


Products & Data sources provide valuable tools to help institutional investors and firms meet their ESG requirements. Promoting the integration of Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) factors into institutional investment portfolios on an award-winning market infrastructure.


Which Products & Data sources are providing useful tools to ensuring firms can meet ESG requirements?


WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Funds Managers,
  • Banks,
  • ESG Consultants


For more on our Road to Net Zero campaign, visit https://netzero.britcham.org.sg/

KEY TOPICS


During this webinar, our panel will address the following:


Green Bonds & Issuances


ASEAN's total green bond issuances from 2016 to 2019 was approximately only US$8.1 billion (S$10.8 billion), of which Singapore contributed 55 per cent.


'Race to Zero' - United Nations Climate Change Initiative- Carbon services, Carbon offsets & how to expand emissions-reduction efforts beyond borders


To meet ambitious net-zero targets, many companies plan to neutralize a large chunk of emissions by buying carbon offsets — credits generated by projects reducing carbon emissions elsewhere.

The Carbon Market is valued at about $400 million, to anywhere from $10 billion and $25 billion by 2030.


FinTech as a Force for Good

the challenges with ESG data and transparency


Project Greenprint - global crises

How to leverage the power of technology to help find solutions to complex problems.

Speakers

Helena Fung (Head of Sustainable Investment, Asia Pacific at London Stock Exchange Group)

Helena Fung

Head of Sustainable Investment, Asia Pacific at London Stock Exchange Group

Caroline Haas (Head of Climate and ESG Capital Markets at NatWest Markets)

Caroline Haas

Head of Climate and ESG Capital Markets at NatWest Markets

Miha Hribernik (Head of Asia at Verisk Maplecroft)

Miha Hribernik

Head of Asia at Verisk Maplecroft

Mikkel Larsen (Group Chief Sustainability Officer at DBS)

Mikkel Larsen

Group Chief Sustainability Officer at DBS

Sam Myers (Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner)

Sam Myers

Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner

Russell Toop (Managing Director of Cheshire Consultancy)

Russell Toop

Managing Director of Cheshire Consultancy

Members

Member PriceFree

Non-Members

Public PriceS$28.04

For Members & Staff of the British Chamber Global Network

Public PriceFree

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