Environmental, Social & Governance

[Webinar] Transition Financing: A Need or A Want?


It is predicted that we will exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius within this century, 20 years ahead of the 2050 benchmark. Transition finance is no longer a want, but a need as the change will fuel a dangerous rise in disasters that could disrupt the economy and lead to economic and social losses.

As we strive towards a carbon-resilient world, transition financing will play a crucial role in helping to manage the vulnerabilities of certain industries and ensuring the long-term stability of the world economic order.


Participants will gain a deeper understanding of transition finance, why it’s necessary, and what it entails. Industry practitioners with differing perspectives will share with participants their experience in and vision of transition financing.


● What is Transition Finance?
● Why is Transition Finance necessary?
● Why are banks involved in Transition Finance?
● The vulnerability of industries and the role transition finance plays
● The positive effects of Transition Finance
● The evolution of Transition Finance
● Future of Transition Finance - Will it become the norm?

Who should attend

● Banking/finance professionals
● Commercial, corporate, and investment banks
● Asset Managers

Speaker/Course Instructor

Jenny FAN
Jenny Fan is the Executive Director of Sustainable Finance at ANZ in Hong Kong. She has over 15 years of experience at ANZ, previously serving as Co-Head of Debt Capital Markets for North Asia. Jenny works with major corporations and financial institutions, executing complex transactions across various banking functions. Her expertise lies in providing sustainable finance solutions to ANZ's customers transitioning to a zero-carbon economy.
Frank is the Manager of the Strategy team within the Strategy and Policy Department focusing on the development and implementation of the Bank’s sector strategies. He has over 25 years experience in infrastructure and renewables in a variety of roles including investment banking, direct investment, asset management, strategic and business consulting, corporate finance and senior management positions. He has worked in a number of regions including Asia, Africa, Central and Western Europe and for the last 15 years has been based in Asia including China and Singapore.


Date & Time
Wednesday, 24 Jan 2024 (12:30PM - 2:00PM)
Virtual Platform
Relevant Subject
Type 1 - Dealing in securities
Type 2 - Dealing in futures contracts
Type 3 - Leveraged foreign exchange trading
Type 4 - Advising on securities
Type 5 - Advising on futures contracts
SFC:1.50, PWMA:1.50