Green Finance

Hong Kong to Enhance Its Climate Data Availability Through Inclusion of SMEs

Hong Kong is looking to enhance its climate data availability and sustainability reporting through the partnership between the Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group and international non-profit CDP. The Steering Group is co-chaired by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority

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Hong Kong and Singapore Leads The Way in Green Fintech Development

Hong Kong and Singapore are leading the five economies in Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in green fintech development, according to a joint paper by ESG and sustainability education firm, GoImpact, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong’s Business School (“CUHK

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HKEX Launches New International Carbon Marketplace

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (HKEX) has launched Core Climate, a new international carbon marketplace that seeks to facilitate the trading of carbon credits and instruments. Core Climate’s participants will be able to source, hold, trade, settle and retire

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Hong Kong Sets up Repository for Sustainable Finance Internships

The Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group has launched an internship for Hong Kong students as part of a collaborative effort to build capability for the industry. The steering group was established by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA)

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DBS Hong Kong Rolls Out Its One-Stop Digital Sustainability Platform “LiveBetter”

DBS Bank Hong Kong has introduced LiveBetter, a one-stop digital sustainability platform in its digibank app that encourages customers to foster a more sustainable life. With features like Know Better and Invest Better, LiveBetter in the DBS digibank HK app

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How Far Has Hong Kong Progressed in Its Green Finance Push?

The Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group (Steering Group) has made some progresses in advancing Hong Kong’s green and sustainable finance (GSF) agenda and helping the financial ecosystem’s transition towards carbon neutrality. Established in May 2020, the Steering Group

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Fintech as a Catalyst for Hong Kong’s Green Finance Ambitions

In Hong Kong, fintech will play a key role in creating a more environmentally-friendly financial system and help the city reach its green finance ambitions, experts told Fintech News Hong Kong. Technology and sustainability are quickly emerging as two key

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