Essays about: "Sustainable finance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 115 essays containing the words Sustainable finance.

  1. 1. Responsible Investing in Exchange-Traded Funds : An empirical analysis of information obstacles faced by retail investors

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Anna Lisa Reich; Christian Sass; [2021]
    Keywords : Responsible investing; retail investor; exchange-traded fund; investment decision; ESG; investment obstacles; Ansvarsfull investering; privatinvesterare; börshandlad fond; investeringsbeslut; ESG; investeringshinder;

    Abstract : In the context of the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement, the European Union has devised a sustainable finance strategy that relies on the engagement of both institutional and private investors in responsible investing to deliver on those goals. Several studies have found high interest in responsible investing among retail investors, but a relatively low engagement therein. READ MORE

  2. 2. Financing higher education in Tanzania: Exploring Challenges and potential student loan models

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Carl Johansson; Jacob Lundborg Ander; [2021]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The demand for higher education is quickly rising in the Sub-Saharan Africa region and the question of giving access to all members of society often comes down to financing. Many countries, including Tanzania, have opted for cost-sharing policies where the cost of education is split between the state and the individuals - leaving many without the possibility of attending higher education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transition through Transparency : Assessing ESG Reporting and the EU Taxonomy for Sustainable Finance

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Caroline Mayer; Emelie Bergström; [2021]
    Keywords : ESG; Sustainability; EU taxonomy; Non-financial reporting; EU Green Deal; Sustainable investments; CSR disclosure; Sustainable Finance; ESG; Hållbarhet; EU taxonomi; Icke-finansiell redovisning; EU Green Deal; Hållbara investeringar; CSR; Hållbar Finans;

    Abstract : Insufficient ESG information has been identified as a barrier in the transition towards a climate-neutral economy. This topic recently gained new interest, with the EU Commission implementing an action plan to finance sustainable growth. READ MORE

  4. 4. EU rules on sustainability reporting - A study of the initiatives regarding transparency and disclosure from a Swedish perspective

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Erik Krappe; [2021]
    Keywords : the European Green Deal; Sustainability reporting; Disclosure; Non-Financial Reporting Directive; Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive; EU; EU Green Bond Standard; Disclosure Regulation; Taxonomy Regulation; Finansinspektionen; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Making Europe climate neutral by 2050 is the primary goal of the European Green Deal. This goal has given rise to sustainable finance and action plans for financing sustainable growth. Such commitment is ensured by the legal initiatives put forward by the Commission. READ MORE

  5. 5. Accelerating Green Bond Market Growth : The role of the EU Taxonomy and the EU Green Bond Standard

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Helena Lillieroth; Sofia Lillieroth; [2021]
    Keywords : Green Bonds; EU Taxonomy; EU Green Bond Standard; Sustainable finance; Market obstacles and standardization; Gröna obligationer; Eu Taxonomi; EU Green Bond Standard; hållbar finansiering; marknadshinder och standardisering;

    Abstract : The interest for green investments has risen rapidly in the past years and with it, the green bond market. In line with the EU’s new Green Deal for a sustainable future, a Taxonomy of sustainable activities has been released along with a complementary green bond framework, the EU Green bond standard (EU GBS). READ MORE