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COP26 Climate Change Summit

As the world’s leading financial markets infrastructure and data provider at LSEG, we take a leading position in delivering sustainable growth for the global markets, customers, communities, and society.

COP26 in November 2021 is the most significant climate summit since the 2015 Paris agreement. Bringing together a huge momentum in financial markets commitment to Net Zero emissions in portfolios, and companies in their own carbon emissions.

The current industrial revolution to achieve Net Zero, alongside the digital revolution, is one the biggest investment opportunities of the century that will help reshape the sector for sustainable growth.

At LSEG, we are enabling the transition to net zero by bringing together the expertise and market participants around data and disclosure, growing the green economy, enabling economy-wide transition, and convening the markets.

The asset allocation into the green economy

David Harris, Global Head of Sustainable Finance, Data & Analytics, London Stock Exchange Group, outlines the huge momentum which is now driving investments into the green economy. Leading this change is the ongoing development of criteria that are helping define many aspects of sustainable finance.