Benoit Mojon and Gong Cheng from the Bank for International Settlements join the Sustainable Policy Institute for an in-person roundtable to discuss strategies to build portfolios of sovereign securities with progressively declining carbon footprints. They discuss how to build a net zero aligned portfolio while tracking the risk adjusted returns of a business-as-usual benchmark. Participants can gain insight on the relationship between climate risks, portfolio management and returns, and the role of central banks in supporting the greening of portfolios.
16:30-17:30 ( Singapore
03:30-04:30 (New York)
Benoit Mogon, Head of Economic Analysis, BIS
Gong Cheng, Senior economist, Representative Office for Asia and the Pacific, BIS
This meeting will be conducted under the OMFIF Rules.
This discussion is part of the OMFIF Sustainable Policy Institute. The SPI is a high level community which brings together central banks, sovereign funds, public pension funds, and their counterparts in asset management, banking and professional services to explore policy, regulatory and investment challenges posed by environmental, social and governance themes. See more information on OMFIF’s SPI here.
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