S&P Global Ratings’ analysts hosted a live webinar presenting our research findings about the role of the Global Islamic finance in climate transition, and how the Middle East’s growing sustainable bond market could contribute to funding the region’s energy transition.
Key discussion points:
- What is the overlap between Islamic and sustainable finance?
- What role can Islamic finance play in the climate transition?
- What is driving Sustainable bond issuances in the Middle East and what is the outlook?
Rawan Oueidat, CFA, Director, Corporate Ratings
Beth Burks, Director, Sustainable Finance
Mohamed Damak, Managing Director, Global Head of Islamic Finance
Moderator: Bruno Bastit, Global Corporate Governance Specialist, Sustainability Research