Welcome to the 2022 Alpha Summit event series on-demand!
Alpha Summit delivers a dynamic agenda of speakers sharing their valuable insights on impactful topics with five critical themes: Opportunities and Responsibilities with Sustainable Investing, Excelling in a Post-Pandemic World, Harnessing the Benefits of Innovation and Technology, The Future of Capital Markets Today, and Advancements for the Investment Management Professional. Explore our video gallery to help you think beyond the horizon.
Global and Regional ESG Regulations and Standards – Implications for the Financial Services Industry | Alpha Summit APAC 2022
The number of ESG regulations and standards has grown worldwide in response to concerns of greenwashing as well as the potential systemic risks posed by climate risks. Initially many of the disclosure requirements were focused on the corporate sector. As corporate disclosures improve, we are seeing more emphasis on improving disclosures from the financial services industry, some through mandatory TCFD disclosures. This has brought about significant opportunities and challenges. How is the industry adapting to these changes? How can we address issues of regulatory fragmentation in a diverse region such as Asia Pacific? Are regulations necessary to ensure capital market integrity and efficiency?