【CFA Society Japan Webinar】Asian & Japan Transition finance, GX bond and future

When:  Apr 19, 2024 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM (JP)
Associated with  CFA Society Japan

CFA Society Japan Webinar

 Asian & Japan Transition finance, GX bond and future

Date & Time: Friday, April 19, 2024, 19:00-20:30JST

Format: Zoom webinar


- Ms. Nanako Ishikawa (Principal Deputy Director, GX Finance Promotion Office, Industrial Science, Technology and Environment Policy Bureau, METI)

- Mr Satoru Yamadera (Advisor Office of the Chief Economist and Director General, Economic Research and Development Impact Department, ADB)


- Ms Nanako Ishikawa

- Mr Satoru Yamadera

- Mr Eugene Wong (CEO Sustainable Finance Institute Asia Limited)

- Ms Christina Ng (Energy and Sustainable Investment Analyst  Energy Shift Institute)
Fee: Free for all participants
PL (SER) Credit: 1.5
Topics: Standards, Ethics and Regulation

(This is a Global Passport accredited event.) 



In order for Japan to simultaneously realise its commitment to carbon neutrality, strengthen industrial competitiveness, and achieve economic growth, it is estimated that over 150 trillion yen of public and private GX investment will be needed over the next 10 years. Therefore, as an investment promotion measure, the government has begun issuing 20 trillion yen worth of "decarbonized growth economic structure transition bonds" (GX economic transition bonds).

Efforts toward transition finance are being carried out not only in Japan but also in other Asian countries. Such as development ASEAN taxonomy, guidance and foster third-party evaluation organisations.
There are some successful green/sustainable finance cases has been seen already in broadly in Asian region.

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Asian Development Bank will explain the latest efforts in transition finance in Japan and Asia as a whole, their significance and challenges, followed by a panel discussion with expert from Asia.

1. Presentation: Transition Finance and GX bonds   Ms. Nanako Ishikawa
2. Presentation: How to support transition Finance in Asia.  Mr. Satoru Yamadera
3. Panel discussion: Transition Finance in all Asian region What is issue, what we
should do now?
Ms Nanako Ishikawa

Mr Satoru Yamadera
Mr Eugene Wong
Ms Christina Ng



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