Ethical Finance 2019 - Finance for Positive Change

  • 8–9 October 2019
  • Edinburgh
  • Conference
Event Details

We are delighted to be supporting Ethical Finance 2019; a 2 day gathering of banks, investors, asset owners, regulators and development agencies from across the globe to explore the transition to a sustainable financial system where capital drives positive change.

Topics that will be explored:

  • Financing Sustainability: Designing for A Future on Earth
  • SDGs and the UN Principles for Responsible Banking
  • Worthy of Trust? Law, Ethics and Culture in Financial Institutions
  • Accelerating Green Finance
  • FinTech for Good
  • Data Paradigm Shift – Exploring ESG Data Needs
  • Values-Based Investing – an Asset Owner Perspective
  • Measuring Impact – Asset Manager Challenges
  • Finance for Sustainable Supply Chains
  • Innovative Financing Structures and Using Blended Capital

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Dame Susan Rice, Practitioner Member, Banking Standards Board
  • Sir Rodger Gifford, Chair, Green Finance Taskforce
  • Sarah Breeden, Executive Director for International Banks Supervision – Prudential Regulation Authority (Bank of England)
  • Saker Nusseibeh, CEO, Hermes Investment Management
  • Dr Lena Wilson CBE, Non-executive Director, Royal Bank of Scotland
  • David Pitt Watson, Consultant Investor and Author
  • The Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury (Video address)
  • Gary Gillespie, Chief Economist, Scottish Government
  • Tan Sri Dato Azman Mokhtar, Former MD, Khazanah Nasional Berhad
  • David Blunt, Head of Conduct Specialists Department, Supervision – Financial Conduct Authority

More speakers are listed on

Venue & Scheduling

Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th October 2019

RBS Conference Centre, RBS Conference Centre 175 Glasgow Road, Gogarburn, Edinburgh, EH12 9BH

Booking Details

We have a limited number of exclusive discount codes* available for our members,  so please get in touch with Heather Marsh, Marketing and Events Coordinator to receive yours. 

*Includes early bird rate

Register here.