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MSGF Finance Seminar - Is ESG the holy grail of investing? How to approach ESG as a manager or investor?

The growth of ESG investments is one of the strongest trends in financial markets in the 21st century. You may have questions about whether ESG is the holy grail of investing and how to approach ESG as a manager or investor.


We cordially invite you to join the seminar on March 13 in Hong Kong which is jointly organized by the HKUST-NYU Stern MS in Global Finance (MSGF) Program, SBAI (Standards Board for Alternative Investments), and CAIA (The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association). 


Date:     March 13, 2024 (Wednesday)

Time:     12:30pm(Registration)*

               1:00 – 2:00pm (Panel Discussion and Q&A)

Venue: HKUST Business School Central (15/F, Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central Station Exit J3)

*Light lunch will be served

The panel discussion will focus on

▪        What’s driving investors allocating funds to ESG funds?  

▪        Does ESG generate alpha? 

▪        Implementation of responsible investment in different strategies


Prof. Kasper Meisner Nielsen, Professor of Finance at Copenhagen Business School & Adjunct Professor of Finance at HKUST Business School

Mr. Thomas Deinet, Executive Director of SBAI



Dr. Roman Novozhilov, Head of ESG at the New Development Bank, CAIA Charterholder


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