ROUNDTABLE C: Green Finance: Opportunities and Risks for the Retail Financial Services Sector



This roundtable will explore how in-house legal and compliance teams in retail financial services businesses can help their organisations take the lead in the development of the next generation of green retail financial services products taking into account what’s on the horizon in the future development of the legal, regulatory and risk management framework.

The session will cover:

  • Green product development in the retail financial services sector (lending and deposit products)
  • The emerging regulatory framework for green retail financial services products: high-level principles and product labels
  • Climate risk as a component of the risk management framework
  • The role of the legal team in facilitating these opportunities and managing risk.