The 2021 Hong Kong green and sustainable debt market experienced an expansion into new types of thematic debt, and across the board. This included surging increase in green debt instruments, debut issuance of sustainability bonds, and burgeoning growth in transition finance products.
The event will provide insights and outlook on key development in the Hong Kong green and sustainable debt market, covering topics such as the HKSAR Government Green Bond Programme, the adoption of the Common Ground Taxonomy and credible transition finance.
The Hong Kong Green and Sustainable Debt Market Briefing 2021 is produced in partnership with HSBC and is supported by the HKMA and the HKGFA.
Moderator: Sean Kidney, CEO, Climate Bonds Initiative
Report Briefing: Manshu Deng, Research Manager, China Programme, Climate Bonds Initiative
– Kenneth Hui, Head of Market Development Division, HKMA
– Luying Gan, Head of Sustainable Bonds, Debt Capital Markets, Asia-Pacific, HSBC
– Tracy Wong Harris, Head of Sustainable Finance, Asia, Standard Chartered; Vice President and Deputy Secretary General, HKGFA