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Our Sustainable Investing course will teach you how to maximise financial returns while investing sustainably

A two day practical training course


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements and deliver it face-to-face or digitally. Contact Leigh Kendall for more information.

Sustainable Investing course

Learn how to

  • Distinguish between sustainable and impact investing 
  • Recognise the importance of sustainable investing as a development finance tool 
  • Analyse the significance of ESG factors on the performance of a sustainable investment opportunity 
  • Identify financial institutions involved in sustainable investing and what form their involvement can take 
  • Explain the significance of ESG screening criteria 
  • Recognise the relationship between sustainable investing and the potential for value creation 
  • Create a framework to evaluate the potential value of a sustainable investment opportunity and determine the how, when and why i.e. the potential value drivers of the investment and their sensitivity 
  • Explain the implications of ESG criteria upon the due diligence process 
  • Articulate the rationale for different methods used to structure and finance sustainable impact investments 
  • Explain the difference in perspective and motivations of the various parties involved

Case studies and practical sessions

  • Measuring value creation and key value drivers
    • Implications of sustainable impact investing initiative

  • Who does it – A review of real-life illustrations including:
    • Publicly traded corporations
    • Private equity/venture capital
    • Sovereign wealth funds
    • Government authorities
    • Development finance institutions e.g. development banks
    • Not for profit organisations, charities etc.

Key information

Dates: 2021
Venue: Virtual Classroom
Course director: Roger Mills

Online course fee: £1799 plus VAT = £2158.80
London course fee: £2199 plus VAT = £2638.80

Why choose IFF

  • TRACK RECORD – we have been delivering expert training to the banking, finance and energy sectors since 1991 
  • INNOVATION – our courses are continually reviewed so you can be sure they are focusing on the most current issues
  • KNOWLEDGE – all of our trainers are highly experienced practitioners and leading subject matter experts so you can be confident you are learning from the very best 
  • SMALL CLASS SIZES – to aid learning and increase your personal interaction with the trainer 
  • VALUE – we provide a practical training experience with skills that can be used immediately to gain a tangible return on your investment 
  • ACCREDITATION – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC)

Past delegate

Sustainable Investing training course

I especially enjoyed the case studies and seeing how other businesses are incorporating sustainable investments. This is a very thorough and challenging course. I know I will use the framework to examine value a lot.

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CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.