About the Course
Our Evolving ESG Landscape course provides an overview of the evolving ESG landscape and its impact on financial decision-making.
Recall the foundational concepts and principles of ESG investing, including environmental, social, and governance factors.
Explain the impact of ESG considerations on financial decision-making processes, and analyse emerging trends and regulatory developments in the ESG landscape.
Help in the development of strategies for incorporating ESG considerations into financial decision-making processes.
Evaluate ESG risks and opportunities, and assess the effectiveness of different approaches to ESG investing.
Critique current ESG practices and policies, and assess the potential risks and benefits of incorporating ESG considerations into financial decision-making processes.
Propose innovative solutions for addressing ESG challenges, and develop an ESG strategy for a specific financial decision-making process.
Module 1: Introduction to ESG Investing
Overview of ESG investing and its growing importance in the financial industry
Key drivers and trends in ESG investing
Regulatory developments and the impact on ESG investing
Module 2: Investor Demand for ESG Considerations
Exploring the growing investor demand for ESG considerations in financial decision-making processes
Identifying the key factors driving investor demand for ESG investing
Case studies and examples of successful ESG investing strategies
Module 3: Emerging Risks and Opportunities
Identifying emerging risks associated with ESG investing
Examining the opportunities associated with ESG investing, including financial performance benefits and risk mitigation
Evaluating the effectiveness of ESG strategies in managing risks and delivering returns
Module 4: Incorporating ESG Considerations in Financial Decision-Making Processes
Practical guidance on how to incorporate ESG considerations into financial decision-making processes
Case studies and examples of successful integration of ESG considerations in investment decision-making
Tools and resources for measuring and reporting ESG performance
Module 5: Evaluating the Impact of ESG Strategies
Assessing the effectiveness of ESG strategies in managing risks and delivering returns
Evaluating the impact of ESG strategies on stakeholders, including investors, companies, and society as a whole
Case studies and examples of the impact of ESG strategies on financial performance and sustainability goals
Module 6: Innovations and Future Directions in ESG Investing
Exploring the latest innovations and emerging trends in ESG investing
Examining the role of technology and data in ESG investing
Identifying future opportunities and challenges for ESG investing
Required Knowledge and Skills
The course is suitable for anyone in the banking industry. This course can be adapted so that it specifically addresses individuals working in specific banking roles such as risk and compliance, front, back, and middle office personnel, board members, and senior managers.
About Your Trainer
Zoe is a finance professional with in excess of 20 years of Investment Banking Compliance experience, operating across multiple functions including Head of Public Side Advisory, Head of Central Compliance, Certifications, Control Room and Surveillance.
In addition to her deep understanding of UK & international regulation as it applies to investment banks, Zoe’s core areas of strength include senior management engagement, the design, implementation and oversight of governance and risk frameworks, and delivering comprehensive Compliance policies, procedures and training programmes.
At Leaman Crellin Zoe focuses on regulatory consulting and training, with a specialist interest in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Sustainable Finance.