About This Working Group

Green Banking Working Group, co-chaired by HSBC and China Industrial Bank, aims to promote Hong Kong as a green finance centre, and support HKMA’s Green and Sustainable Banking initiative to raise awareness, increase engagement and enhance the capabilities of the Banking sector in Hong Kong, to deliver banking solutions to support the transition to a low carbon and sustainable economy. The working group is open to comprises of all HKGFA member banks where banking representatives can share their insights and experience in Green Finance at regular group meetings. Banks joining HKGFA are encouraged to join the workgroup and non-bank members of the Association are welcome to contribute. Updates on activities will be posted here on a periodic basis.

Planned Activities

The working group is currently considering to working closely with Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and Hong Kong Association of Banks (HKAB). It is currently focusing on developing a capacity building program in alignment with Phase 1 to assist HKMA’s plan to develop in delivering key measures of the Green and Sustainable Banking in Hong Kong Principles.

Click link below to view the Green Finance Glossary prepared by the working group.

Green Finance Glossary

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