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Webinar: ESG Portfolio Construction

Eurex Exchange

Webinar: ESG Portfolio Construction

ESG derivatives – the quest for the right methodology
  • Start:29 Apr 2020 11:00 AM

While portfolios are already shifting from existing benchmarks to sustainable alternatives, 71% of institutional investors stated that all their portfolios will be managed according to ESG principles by 2030. With the recent introduction of five futures on key global, regional and local MSCI Indices, Eurex further extends its ESG derivatives suite and currently offers 12 contracts. With 1.000.000 contracts traded, Eurex is the leading liquidity pool for ESG derivatives worldwide.

In this webinar we will discuss:

  • MSCI ESG ratings - a guide for beginners
  • Index methodologies: Screened, Leaders, Universal – which methodology for what purpose? 
  • What are the use-cases for ESG derivatives?
  • Stages in ESG investing – where are we and what’s next
  • How to integrate ESG derivatives into Portfolio Management


Hamish Stewart, Responsible Investor


  • Christine Heyde, Equity and Index Product Design, Eurex
  • Guido Giese, Executive Director, Core Equity Research, MSCI 
  • Vasileios Koutsoulis, Executive Director, Index Derivatives Product, MSCI
  • Magnus Linder, Head of Derivatives, Swedbank Robur


Wednesday, 29 April 2020


10:00 AM London

11:00 AM Frankfurt

05:00 PM Singapore

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