Past events

  • DOLFINS Policy Event "Policy insights from new metrics and models for sustainable finance"

    Date: 29 June 2018
    Time: 09:30 - 13:00
    Venue: Finance Watch offices, Rue Ducale 67 b3 1000 Bruxelles

    Ten years after the 2008 financial crisis, both at the G20 and the EU level, the policy debate about financial stability has become intertwined with the debate on climate-related financial disclosure. This policy event gathers experts from the EU H2020-funded project DOLFINS as well as policy practitioners to discuss how the financial network approach provides a new conceptual framework to design metrics to integrate climate risk in financial decision making while strengthening the stability of the financial system.

  • Workshop: "Sustainable investments in the Mediterranean and the role of public & private actors"

    Date: 19 June 2018
    Time: 14:00 - 17:00
    Venue: Finance Watch, Rue Ducale 67 b3, 1000 Brussels

    Finance Watch, IEMed and eco-union have the pleasure to invite you to the workshop "Sustainable investments in the Mediterranean and the role of public & private actors"

  • Workshop: Financing a sustainable agriculture - the role of accounting reform

    Date: 18 June 2018
    Time: 13:30 - 17:00
    Venue: Finance Watch, Rue Ducale 67 b3, 1000 Brussels

    Finance Watch is hosting a workshop in its new Brussels offices aiming at exploring the feasibility of taking an accounting reform agenda further in the context of financing a sustainable agriculture.

  • Webinar “Will finance save the planet?”

    Date: 19 April 2018
    Time: 13:00 CET - 13:45 CET
    Venue: Online

    We are pleased to invite you to our next Finance Watch webinar on the role that finance can play to help fight climate change.

  • Launch of the GGFI - 14th March

    Unveiling the first edition of the Global Green Finance Index

    Date: 14 March 2018
    Time: 12:00 - 14:30
    Venue: Hotel Leopold Rue du Luxembourg 35 Brussels 1050

    The Global Green Finance Index (GGFI) will rank the world's financial centres according to the depth and quality of their green finance offerings. Benoît Lallemand, Finance Watch, and Professor Michael Mainelli, Z/Yen Group, invite you to a presentation and networking lunch as they unveil the first edition of the GGFI.

  • Ethical Finance Works

    Finance Watch and NewB event on Ethical Banking

    Date: 5 March 2018
    Time: 6pm - 9pm
    Venue: Académie Royale des Sciences et des Beaux-Arts, Rue Ducale 1, 1000 Brussels

    Finance Watch and NewB have the pleasure to invite you to the talk of Christian Felber. Programme: Christian Felber’s talk: "The Bank for the Common Good” followed by a panel debate: "The Future of Ethical Banking”

  • Finance Watch Conference on Sustainable Finance

    Date: 6 December 2017
    Time: 08:30 - 13:00
    Venue: The Square, Coudenberg 3, 1000 Brussels

    As the Commission’s High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance prepares its final report, Finance Watch is pleased to announce a half-day public conference on building financial systems for a sustainable future. Among other things, the conference will look at policies that the EU could implement to boost the demand for green and sustainable financing in Europe as well as the supply.

  • 1st Change Finance Forum

    Date: 4 December 2017
    Time: 14:00 on Monday 04 Dec 2017 - 17:30 on Tuesday 05 Dec 2017
    Venue: The Square, Coudenberg 3, 1000 Brussels

    The First Change Finance Forum on 4 and 5 December Ten years after the financial crisis, we want to revive a powerful call for structural financial reform by bringing together civil society, academia, experts, sustainable finance/economy practitioners, foundations, and engaged citizens to share emerging ideas, concrete solutions and ongoing initiatives to push for financial reform globally.

  • Webinar "The Capital Food-Chain"

    Date: 24 November 2017
    Time: 13:00 - 14:00
    Venue: Online

    Join this Finance Watch webinar "The capital food-chain: how is capital allocated, by whom and along which criteria?" on 24 November 2017 at 1pm

  • Finance Watch Webinar "10 Years After: Are our banks too-big-to-regulate?”

    Date: 16 November 2017
    Time: 13:00 - 13:45
    Venue: Online

    In this webinar our Finance Watch banking expert Christian Stiefmueller is giving you all the keys to understand why this reasoning is too short sighted. He goes with you through the achievements and missing pieces of the post-crisis banking regulation in only 30 minutes – after that, he answers the audience questions in a 15 minutes Q&A session.