G20 invited Green Fintech Innovators to its London meeting on Sustainable Finance

When the G20, under the lead of the Argentinian presidency, convened its Sustainable Finance Study Group in London on 20 February, fintech solutions for advancing sustainable finance was one of the key topics for discussion.

 DIGITAL FINANCE DISCUSSED AT G20 GREEN FINANCE STUDY GROUP IN LONDON, 20 FEBRUARY 2018

DIGITAL FINANCE DISCUSSED AT G20 GREEN FINANCE STUDY GROUP IN LONDON, 20 FEBRUARY 2018

A selected number of private sector actors, ranging from start-ups to established players such as PwC, ING and Everledger, shared their initiatives with the G20 representatives to exemplify how green fintech can serve sustainable finance, for example, in real estate investments or for verifying responsibly sourced diamonds. As a participant in the meeting and discussions, Stockholm Green Digital Finance, who runs the Green Asset Wallet Innovation project, applauded the G20's growing recognition of fintech as a potential lever for accelerating sustainable capital to deliver on the SDGs and Paris Agreement.