Streaming of the 2nd FINEXUS Conference

LIVE STREAMING – HAS CONCLUDED. On this page we live streamed selected sessions of the second FINEXUS Conference on financial networks and sustainability. The list of streamed session is: Wednesday, 17th January 14:30-16:00 Research session: Sustainable finance...

Speakers’ biographies

Key Panel Speakers (in alphabetical order): Mr. Urban Angehrn has been Group Chief Investment Officer at Zurich Insurance Group AG since July 1, 2015. Mr. Angehrn served as Head of Alternative Investments at Zurich Financial Services AG and Zurich Insurance Group Ltd...

Recommendation for accommodation

For those of you that still need to find an accommodation, in this page you can find a list of recommended hotels for your stay in Zurich. Mention that you are coming for the conference. Hotel Florhof ~280.-/night http://www.hotelflorhof.ch/ Sorell Hotel Zürichberg...

Climate stress-test visualization

This blog contains several interactive dashboards allowing to explore the exposure of market players to climate-sensitive sectors. The following dashboard is based on climate stress-test paper (Battiston ea. 2017 Climate stress-test, Nature Climate Change). It shows...
The real price of austerity

The real price of austerity

By Hannah Rich (Young Foundation) Until recently, post-crisis discourse and policy on the economy has emphasised the problem of growing national debt. As the then British Prime Minister, David Cameron, said in a speech in January 2015: “When you look at the...

Green Investment – a Game-Theoretic View

The discourse on climate change is dominated by the narrative that when it comes to mitigation, free-riding pays off for the individual actor. A new publication by the Global Climate Forum presents a different perspective on the transition from a brown to a green...

Policy and finance related data visualizations

Communicating research results is essential for scientific visibility. In this post we plan to collect and update over time examples of good practice in visualizing scientific findings or data relevant for the scope of SIMPOL Project. Please note, text descriptions of...

Storyline – Climate Stress Test

Storyline – Climate stress-test     1) In Dec 2015 FSB launched the Task Force on climate-related disclosure Task force on climate disclosure launches its own website: https://t.co/XXUVa5tE8w pic.twitter.com/EghnzSqV4E — The FSB (@FinStbBoard) January...