Professional Refresher

Green Bonds and Asset-Backed Securities
Refreshed November 2021 | CPD time: 2
As understanding of the importance of tackling climate change has risen, as well as greater awareness of a range of environmental issues, ethical, responsible and sustainable investing has grown in importance and popularity. Green bonds and asset-backed securities offer an alternative for investors concerned with the environmental and ethical impact of how their money is used. This module will explore the various types of bonds and securities available, as well as their benefits and risks.
1. Background
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2. Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Investment and Screening Processes
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3. Climate Action Plan
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4. Types of Green Bond
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5. Market Participants: Issuers and Investors
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6. Portfolio Construction
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7. The Future of Green Bonds
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Module Test
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