The Finance for Impact Summit
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Welcome by The Rt Hon The Lord Mayor, Alderman Vincent Keaveny
Opening Keynote by Richard Curtis, Founder, Make my Money Matter
This session will highlight the momentum gathering behind impact finance and its potential for scaling.
11.25 – 11:35
This session will highlight the UK’s ambition to champion the finance for impact agenda globally.
Finance for Impact best practice in the UK
11:35 – 11:45
This case study session will bring the theory to life and show the art of the possible in proven practical examples of well executed impact finance projects in the UK.
11:45 – 11:55
With Dame Elizabeth Corley, Impact Investing Institute and Bina Mehta, KPMG in the UK. This session will announce the launch of two brand new industry initiatives, which will enable finance for impact to scale.
Panel: Towards an industry-led set of priorities for scaling finance for impacts.
11:55 – 12:35
This session will announce the results of an industry consultation focused on finance that delivers positive and measurable social impact across Financial Services.
Moderator: Dr Kay Swinburne, KPMG in the UK
Panel: Announcing a Just Transition Finance Challenge
12:35 – 13:15
This session will present a new coalition of key investors committed to mobilising capital towards impact investing and ensuring that the investment for a transition to Net Zero is inclusive and socially beneficial.
14:20 – 14:25
With Chris Hayward, Policy Chairman, City of London Corporation. This session will touch on the policy and regulation environment needed for scaling impact finance
This session will make the case for impact investing in terms of the financial return it provides and the positive benefits it delivers to people and planet. It will focus on the impact that the capital invested has on communities in concrete terms.
Panel: Regulation and standards for a vibrant finance for impact market
14:35 – 15:25
This session will focus on the tools and regulation needed to increase the flow of capital going to impact investments and the need to build on work done on the ‘E’ to develop the ‘S’ in a complementary way while also working out the specifics of the ‘S’.
Keynote – a focus on UK regions
15.25 – 15:35
This session will highlight the importance of place in the potential for scaling of impact finance and in the UK’s growth journey
Finance for Impact best practice in emerging markets
15.35 – 15.50
This case study session will bring the theory to life and show the art of the possible in proven practical examples of well executed impact finance projects in emerging markets
Finance for Impact best practice in London
15:50 – 16:05
This case study session will bring the theory to life and show the art of the possible in proven practical examples of well executed impact finance projects in London
Closing remarks from the Lord Mayor
16:10 – 16:15