ERA Climate Change and Sustainable Finance

The Academy of European Law (ERA) is hosting a two-day conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Finance on the 6th and 7th of February 2020 in Trier, Germany.

The conference will explain the legal implications of climate change for financial services – banking, investment services and financial infrastructure.

  • The EU's three-step approach to climate action

  • Disclosure Regulation, Benchmark Regulation and mother legislative acts and proposals

  • EU taxonomy of eco-compatible activities

  • Enforcement approaches

  • Methodologies for EU climate benchmarks and disclosures for benchmarks

  • Corporate disclosure of climate-related information

  • Microfinance and climate change adaptation

  • Towards an EU Green Bond Standard

  • Conceptualising climate-related physical and transition risks as financial risks

  • Calibrating climate risk within the framework of capital requirements

LuxFLAG's Chairwoman Denise Voss will attend the event and also take part in a roundtable discussion on implementing the Action Plan on Thursday the 6th of February at 15:30.

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