ESG Continues to be of Interest in China
The Annual China Carbon Trade & ESG Investment Development Summit 2022 took place today (8 July), exploring the future of China’s carbon market.
Attended by Jersey Finance’s Business Development Consultant – Asia, Maria McDermott, guests heard from multiple insightful keynote speakers and panellists to discuss the rapid development of China’s ESG market, which doubled in size in 2021, and China’s next steps to support global sustainable development.
Key topics covered during the event included learning from experience in the international carbon market development and exploring the path of internationalization and the legal risks in ESG Development.
Jersey Finance has an established presence in Asia, with an office in Hong Kong set up in 2009 to promote Jersey in mainland China and Hong Kong SAR. Supporting the global vision for sustainability has never been more important and is why Jersey’s strategy, as a leading international finance centre, supports the transition to a more environmentally and socially sustainable global economy.