BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Tokyo Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16010101T000000 TZOFFSETFROM:+0900 TZOFFSETTO:+0900 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20201008T130333Z DESCRIPTION:The International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and the Jap an Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) will together hold their fourth a nnual conference on green and social bonds\, this time in a hybrid format\ , on 13 November 2020. The event will focus on recent developments in bond markets contributing to sustainable development globally and in Japan\, a s well as and how the pandemic has changed the market. \n \nWill the drama tic increase in social and sustainability bond issuance\, driven by COVID- 19\, continue in the long term? How can bond markets support global sustai nable economic recovery? What is the proper role of the official sector in terms of regulation\, taxonomies\, and sustainable finance incentives? An d can we ensure that global recovery programmes have positive environmenta l and social impact? \n \nThese are some of the key questions that our fea tured speakers will address\, alongside a review of the progress on intern ational initiatives in issuance\, assurance and labelling of sustainable b onds including the new Sustainability-Linked Bond Principles and recent up dates to the Social Bond Principles.\n\nMore information \n DTEND;TZID="Tokyo Standard Time":20201113T180000 DTSTAMP:20191031T110842Z DTSTART;TZID="Tokyo Standard Time":20201113T160000 LAST-MODIFIED:20201008T130333Z LOCATION:Online PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-gb:ICMA & JSDA Virtual Event: Developments in Bond Mark ets Contributing to Sustainability under COVID-19 – Globally and in Japa n\, 13 November 2020\, 16:00-18:00 Japan Standard Time / 08.00-10.00 Centr al European Time TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000F0915833DB8FD501000000000000000 0100000004C8A3D4B3D804C488F348B5AAA2714AD X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

The International Capital Market Association ( ICMA) and the Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) will together ho ld their fourth annual conference on green and social bonds\, this time in a hybrid format\, on 13 November 2020. The event will focus on recent dev elopments in bond markets contributing to sustainable development globally and in Japan\, as well as and how the pandemic has changed the market.

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Will the dramatic increase in social and sustainability bond issuance\, driven by COVID-19\, continue i n the long term? How can bond markets support global sustainable economic recovery? What is the proper role of the official sector in terms of regul ation\, taxonomies\, and sustainable finance incentives? And can we ensure that global recovery programmes have positive environmental and social im pact?

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These are some of the key questions that our featured speakers will address\, alongside a revie w of the progress on international initiatives in issuance\, assurance and labelling of sustainable bonds including the new Sustainability-Linked Bo nd Principles and recent updates to the Social Bond Principles.

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