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SET Signs MoU with IFC to Drive Thai Capital Market Towards Sustainable Development

September 2, 2019

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) today signed a  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to jointly push the Thai capital market towards sustainability. The cooperation centers on raising awareness of the benefits of sustainable investment products, disclosing information related to sustainability, educating the capital market’s human resource and investors on sustainability, to build ecosystem for sustainability in all dimensions to make the Thai capital market more attractive to investors worldwide.

HKMA Introduces Key Measures on Sustainable Banking and Green Finance

May 13, 2019

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) today unveiled three sets of measures to support and promote Hong Kong’s green finance development.  In his opening remarks at the HKMA Green Finance Forum today, Mr Norman Chan, Chief Executive of the HKMA, said that the HKMA will collaborate with the industry and other stakeholders to combat climate change risks and develop green finance.