Finance sits at the centre of all economic activity and therefore plays a significant role in the transition to a low carbon economy. Adopting environmentally conscious values in finance is rapidly gaining ground due to increasing regulatory pressures and demand from investors. This pathway will be your guide to the essentials that anyone in finance should know.
Watch all the videos and pass the test to obtain a certificate showing your completion of this Pathway. Certificates can be shared directly to your LinkedIn profile and social media accounts.
9 videos • 1 hour 37 minutes
Green Finance promotes the flow of financial support towards the development of environmentally sustainable activities. In this video, Simon provides an introduction to this vital topic by outlining its importance and what it means in practice.
Simon Thompson • 08:26
Over the past decade, digital, data-driven and internet enabled technologies have transformed many aspects of financial services. In this video, Simon will look both at the benefits of applying FinTech to green and sustainable finance, and also at some of the challenges to be overcome.
Simon Thompson • 11:14
The purpose of this two-part video series is to explore the scope and challenges of creating and implementing a market-leading ESG practice or offering. In this video, Alex introduces some of the potential benefits of ESG integration for investors and investees, including achieving superior returns and lengthening the performance cycle.
Alex Struc • 09:20
Stuart provides an introduction to social investment and explains what social investment is, the difference between loans and grants and how charities sustain loans and credit.
Stuart Sweeney • 15:29