Major Sponsors Announced for Climate Bonds Annual Conference 2019! London – 5-7 March
Global Institutions reflect commitment to a 2020s green finance growth agenda
The Climate Bonds Initiative has announced major Sponsors and Media Partners for the 2019 Conference and 4th Green Bond Pioneer Awards to be held in London, March 5 – 7.
Our annual flagship event sees over 800 participants from over 40 nations to share their experiences and debate strategies around scaling up green markets into the trillions.
Our Sponsors span a wide array of global institutions with worldwide presence.
Thanks to their support, Climate Bonds is able to provide a fee waiver for participants from emerging economies.
From asset managers to banks to law firms to capital market associations, here’s our current list of 2019 Conference and Award Sponsors:
Global Principal Partner
HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 66 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realize their ambitions.
Gold Awards Partner
Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) is a financial hub for Central Asia and adjoining regions that aims to develop capital market alongside its key pillars of foundation such as private banking, asset management, Islamic finance, and FinTech in the region. Green finance is one of the strategic directions of the AIFC development and AIFC is committed to make the region more attractive to capital flows in a sustainable and environmentally friendly manner.
Amundi is Europe’s largest asset manager by assets under management and ranks in the top 10 globally. It manages more than 1.470 trillion euros of assets across six main investment hubs. Amundi offers its clients in Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and the Americas a wealth of market expertise and a full range of capabilities across the active, passive and real assets investment universes.
With deep roots in Baden-Württemberg, LBBW is also present in a number of economic and financial hubs worldwide. LBBW provides its services as a mid-sized universal bank to companies, retail and institutional customers and savings banks. As an institution under public law, LBBW is owned by the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg, the Savings Bank Association of Baden-Württemberg and the City of Stuttgart. Having total assets worth EUR 238 billion makes LBBW one of the largest banks in Germany. Like no other bank over the past three years, LBBW has further improved its market position and is consistently holding top positions in the league tables for EUR covered bonds.
Moody’s Investors Service is a leading provider of credit ratings, research, and risk analysis. Moody’s commitment and expertise contributes to transparent and integrated financial markets, and the firm’s ratings and analysis track debt covering approximately 120 sovereign nations, 11,000 corporate issuers, 21,000 public finance issuers, and 72,000 structured finance obligations.
ChinaBond Pricing Center Co., Ltd. (CBPC), a subsidiary wholly-owned by China Central Depository & Clearing Co., Ltd. (CCDC), is a benchmark pricing platform built by CCDC in the past decade based on its neutrality and professionalism as a central securities depository. CBPC produced and maintained ChinaBond Yield Curve, Valuation, Index and other data products, which are authoritative pricing benchmarks of the Chinese bond market and fully reflecting the price and risk level of the RMB bond market. In 2016, CBPC has published the first series of green bond index in China cooperated with CBI.