Overview

Topic

One-day course on selected topics in SRI: 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 socially responsible investments. It can be taken as a stand-alone course or as a follow-up module on the two-day course "Socially Responsible Investments"

Qualifications

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

Goal

This course of one day allows participants to deepen their knowledge on current issues in the socially responsible investment universe.

Course director

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

Lecturers

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

Examination

Active classroom attendance and assessment

Credits

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.

Method

Lecture (attendance required)

Place & Date

Event Date Place
Lecture November 24, 2017 Zurich

Application deadline: November 1, 2017

Cost

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

Travel and accommodation are not included

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