Chief executive Eddie Yue highlights the urgency of providing greener banking system, and explains how Hong Kong could help Chinese green bonds issuers.
The National Green Development Fund is on a hiring spree and will set up a new investment management unit, a source revealed.
Regulators and investors are gearing up to integrate ESG factors in their investment processes this year.
De-risking and green securitisation will help unlock much-needed institutional capital for sustainable infrastructure projects in Asia, say executives at multilateral development banks.
Green bonds have become increasingly popular, but investors and borrowers should create a broader borrower carbon emission standard to combat climate change.
The territory's green bond volumes are rising, but it could spur demand by encouraging more investor education and cutting some red tape for insurers, say debt experts.