On Monday 31 May 2021, the Luxembourg Embassy in Abu Dhabi organised a webinar in partnership with Abu Dhabi Global Markets (ADGM), the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) on the topic: ‘The role of financial centers to scale up green finance: insights from Abu Dhabi and Luxembourg’s sustainable finance ecosystems’.
The event highlighted the different initiatives and achievements of ADGM and Luxembourg’s financial center in scaling up sustainable investments. The high-level panelists shared their insight on how to stay ahead of the game in the field of climate finance and sustainable finance and how to make global finance ever more green to ‘build back better’. The discussions also looked ahead and touched upon the future challenges in the field of sustainable finance and ESG investing. To talk about this very timely and important subject the embassy was pleased to host the foloowing distinguished high-level expert panel:
- Julie Becker, CEO Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE)
- Emmanuel Givanakis, CEO Financial Services Regularity Authority, ADGM
- Jenny De Nijs, Special Advisor, Luxembourg Ministry of Finance
- Abdulla Al Numaim, COO, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX)
Welcoming remarks were delivered by HE Ambassador Elisabeth Cardoso. The Embassy thanks all the panelists for their valuable insights and all the listeners who tuned in numerously.
The event has been recorded and can be watched here.