Ethical Finance Summit

For global finance to drive positive change, we need to connect people and ideas. Established in 2015, the Ethical Finance Summit has a history of driving action through the unique interaction of a global coalition across financial services.

By curating in-depth conversations among experts from banking, asset management and all parts of the financial system, we are able to bring people together for action.

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The Path to COP26

The finance sector needs to act together to achieve decisive action at COP26, the most important summit since Paris.

With a global footprint and Scottish roots, Global Ethical Finance has united the leading financial services stakeholders committed to action at COP26 with a campaign of over 30 events and activities. We are committed to making finance work for COP26, and COP26 work for finance.

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Ethical Finance Round Tables

Focused exchanges between expert practitioners advance good ideas and drive progress.

Based in Edinburgh, the Ethical Finance Round Tables are the longest-running platform in ethical finance, bringing together the leaders in the field, to enable the sharing of best practice, and the spread of good ideas.

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Finance for Nature series

To deliver the UN Sustainable Development Goals, we need a new framework for investing in nature.

GEFI has led the way in connecting conservation, development and the finance sector, delivering finance for nature through our collaboration with UNDP and the Scottish Government.

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The Radical Old Idea

The world is rethinking the belief that only unfettered financial markets deliver the best outcomes for society.

Building on the legacy of Scotland’s great thinkers, the Radical Old Idea has created a platform to drive this debate, and enable a radical past to drive a sustainable future.

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Faith in Finance

Together, diverse global faith groups can drive change in finance through ethical leadership and stewardship of their endowments.

GEFI has provided the platform for this leadership, with our unique Edinburgh Finance Declaration, which explores the shared values faith groups hold towards finance, particularly around the concept of stewardship. We are committed to bringing faith to finance, and finance to faith.

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