One-day course on selected topics in SI: engagement, specific asset classes (bonds, private equity), specific value chains (infrastructure) 

Target audience

Practitioners in banking, finance and investment, with a focus on private banking, wealth management and portfolio management.

This course deepens and expands topics in sustainable investing. It can be taken as a stand-alone course or as a follow-up module on the two-day course "Sustainable Investing".


Participants have a graduate degree and several years of working experience. The course language is English.


This course of one day allows participants to deepen their knowledge on current issues in the sustainable investing universe.

Course director

Dr. Annette Krauss, Center for Microfinance, University of Zurich


Prof. Peter Droege University of Liechtenstein Vaduz
Martina MacPherson S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) Vaduz
Sabine Döbeli Sustainable Finance Switzerland Zürich
Katharina Serafimova WWF Schweiz Bern
Amandine Favier WWF Schweiz Bern


Active classroom attendance and assessment


Attestation of participation (1 ECTS).
The credits can be transferred to the CAS in Sustainable Finance executive degree program or to the MAS/DAS in Finance.


Lecture (attendance required)

Place & Date

Event Date Place
Lecture November 23, 2018 Zurich

Application deadline: October 21, 2018


CHF 800.- tuition. Tuition covers all materials and breaks.

Travel and accommodation are not included

CHF 2200.- if both SI courses (SI and Current Trends in SI) are booked together.