A U.S. Labor Department proposal that is expected to undo limits the Trump administration set on socially conscious retirement investing could serve another purpose: giving regulators an open door to settle the debate over climate-friendly investing for good.
Biden has asked that the plan related to ESG investments in retirement accounts be published by September.
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What lies ahead for trading and technology in the equity markets? Which skills are keys to success in public policy development, securities regulation and advocacy in the financial services industry?
Gain insights as Hope Jarkowski, Head of Equities at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), reviews the state of tech and reflects on her experiences in the markets and in government. Jarkowski will also offer advice for the next generation of women finance professionals.
This hybrid virtual/in-person event will celebrate the launch of 100 Women in Finance NextGen Washington, D.C., a peer network of 100WF members in the first decade of their finance careers.
The virtual event is open to all 100WF members globally, who are welcome to invite an industry friend or colleague who would be interested in NextGen programming.
Following the program, local attendees are invited to speak with Jarkowski and extend their networks at an outdoor rooftop event. Meet members of the 100WF NextGen D.C. Committee and hear their vision for the group’s future, including how you and other interested volunteers can join the committee.
Please RSVP (required) promptly as space is limited and email any questions to email@example.com.
When: Wednesday , July 14, 2021 at 4:00 PM ET
Amanda Pullinger, Chief Executive Officer, 100 Women in Finance
Hope Jarkowski, Head of Equities, New York Stock Exchange
Aliza S. Dominey, Moderator, Attorney, Stradley Ronon
Melissa Tuarez Herr, Moderator, Attorney, K&L Gates LLP
Register for the In-person event here
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Please join Women in ETFs Philadelphia at 12:30 p.m. ET on June 16, 2021 for an exciting, topical discussion about the ESG investing landscape: current trends, future outlook and innovations across the financial services industry. Topics discussed will include:
- The rise of ETF products around ESG
- Potential changes to the regulatory framework
- Different approaches to ESG: exclusions, best in class, active engagement with the various companies
When: Wednesday , June 16, 2021 at 12:30 PM ET
Sara P. Crovitz, Partner at Stradley Ronon
Mona Naqvi, Global Head of ESG Capital Markets Strategy at S&P Global Sustainable1
Ethan Powell, CEO and Founder of Impact Shares
Doug Grim, CFA, Senior Investment Strategist at Vanguard Investment Strategy Group