Calendar: ESG, green equities, awards and more

The FundForum Global ESG & Impact conference touches down in Amsterdam on Tuesday focusing on all things environmental, social and governance.

Also this week, Funds Europe will hold its 15th awards ceremony.

See below for our calendar of upcoming events across the European funds industry.


FundForum Global ESG & Impact
November 12 to 13 – Amsterdam Marriott Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Part of the global FundForum series, the event takes a look at all things environmental, social and governance (ESG) such as new investor opportunities in ESG and impact investing, and future trends in the industry. 

ALFI Switzerland Roadshow
November 13 – Kempinski Hotel, Geneva, Switzerland
November 14 – Marriott Hotel Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

The Association of the Luxembourg Funds Industry hits the road this month with two separate events held on consecutive days in Switzerland. According to the organisation, the conferences will be an opportunity to hear updates on the most recent developments in cross-border fund distribution as well as solutions in the alternative investments space. 

Funds Europe Awards 2019
November 14 – Tower of London, London, UK

The Funds Europe Awards are back. Now in their fifteenth year, the event sets out to recognise and celebrate personal and company achievements and contributions within the European funds community, as well as commemorating those who have advanced the cross-border agenda in the industry. Check out this year’s nominees here

Green Equities 2019
November 25 – Hilton London Tower Bridge, London, UK

The organisers, Environmental Finance, say the event will assess the risks and opportunities for investors, while considering perspectives from pension funds, insurers and asset managers. There will be dedicated streams for listed and private equity, as well as sessions on sustainability-themed indices.

CFA Institute European Investment Conference
November 25 to 26 – The Westin Palace, Madrid, Spain

Hosted by CFA Spain, the conference brings together portfolio managers, analysts, CIOs, and CEOs to analyse the most pressing issues affecting financial markets, such as geopolitical trends, emerging niche investment products, and the information of technology on the industry. 

Germany Institutional Forum
December 12 – Jumeirah Hotel, Frankfurt, Germany

The fourth edition of the Germany Institutional Forum will take a look at major economic trends, asset allocation and risk management, ESG integration, emerging markets, fixed income, and much more.

IPEM 2020
January 28 to 30 – Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

IPEM 2020 is an annual conference that focuses on the private capital market bringing together key industry figures from around the world. This year organisers expect around 2,400 delegates from over 40 countries.

©2019 funds europe



Innovative US companies are providing some of the solutions to the climate crisis and transition to a more sustainable economy. We see potential opportunities in areas including renewable energy and…
This white paper outlines key challenges impeding the growth of private markets and explores how technological innovation can provide solutions to unlock access to private market funds for a growing…


Visit our dedicated Ireland channel for all the latest news and analysis on the country's investment industry.