UKIFC is delighted to be the strategic partner for the Global Ethical Finance Forum 2017 which will be hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) on 13th / 14th September 2017.
The two-day forum will focus on mainstreaming ethical finance, by promoting dialogue between Sustainable Banking, Socially Responsible Investing (SRI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and Islamic/faith-based Finance.
Under the theme of “Ethical Finance: Merging Profit & Purpose”, the forum will address topical issues of sustainable capitalism, faith based investing, sustainable development goals, impact investing, sustainable banking principles, green bonds and Sukuk.
Do not miss the opportunity to witness Charles Munn, Banker and Business Historian; Scott McClurg, Head of Energy and Sustainability, HSBC Commercial Banking; Kirsty Britz, Director of Sustainable Banking, Royal Bank of Scotland; Rafe Haneef, Executive Director / Chief Executive Officer, CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad & Ugo Biggeri, Chair of the Board of Directors of Banca Etica deliberate on ways to reintegrate the banking sector into society, and how to earn and re-establish trust.
Held under the patronage of the Scottish Government, with the support of the UK Government & in strategic partnership with UKIFC, the forum’s confirmed speakers include: Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs & Fair Work; Nigel Kershaw, Chair, The Big Issue Group; Nurlan Kussainov, CEO, Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Authority & Peter Webster, Director of International Affairs, Vigeo Eiris & CEO, EIRIS Foundation, amongst others.
Do not miss the exclusive opportunity to attend the Civic Reception hosted by the Scottish Government at the iconic Edinburgh Castle.