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== Definition ==
 
== Definition ==
'''Sustainable Finance''' denotes financial services and products that are integrating environmental, social and governance ([[ESG Criteria]]) into business or investment decisions
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'''Sustainable Finance''' denotes financial services and products that are integrating environmental, social and governance ([[ESG Criteria]]) into business or investment decisions.
  
 
== Segments ==
 
== Segments ==
 
Activities that currently generally fall under the heading of sustainable finance are:
 
Activities that currently generally fall under the heading of sustainable finance are:
 
* sustainable funds (equities)
 
* sustainable funds (equities)
* green bonds
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* [[Green Bond | green bonds]]
* impact investing
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* [[Impact Investing]]
* microfinance
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* [[Microfinance]]
 
* active ownership, credits for sustainable projects  
 
* active ownership, credits for sustainable projects  
  
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Sustainable finance practices are rapidly evolving<ref>Sustainable Finance Market Practices EBA Staff Paper Series, Jan 2020</ref>
 
Sustainable finance practices are rapidly evolving<ref>Sustainable Finance Market Practices EBA Staff Paper Series, Jan 2020</ref>
 
* Definitions of ESG factors
 
* Definitions of ESG factors
* Incorporation of sustainability into business strategies
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* Incorporation of sustainability into [[Business Strategy | business strategies]]
* Governance, policies and risk management applicable to [[ESG Risks]]
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* [[Governance, Risk and Compliance | Governance, policies and risk management]] applicable to [[ESG Risks]]
 
* ESG and climate-related disclosures
 
* ESG and climate-related disclosures
 
* green financial products
 
* green financial products
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== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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== Forums ==
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* [https://www.reddit.com/r/sustainableFinance/ Reddit Sustainable Finance Forum]
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* [https://wt.social/wt/sustainable-finance WT.Social Sustainable Finance Forum]
  
 
[[Category:Sustainable Finance]]
 
[[Category:Sustainable Finance]]

Latest revision as of 10:46, 25 March 2020

Definition

Sustainable Finance denotes financial services and products that are integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG Criteria) into business or investment decisions.

Segments

Activities that currently generally fall under the heading of sustainable finance are:

Sustainable Finance Practices

Sustainable finance practices are rapidly evolving[1]

See Also

References

  1. Sustainable Finance Market Practices EBA Staff Paper Series, Jan 2020

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