Study Session on Human Rights Issues
7 July – Nomura Asset Management invites Dr Nga Pham to talk about human rights issues to help investors understand what they should or could do through engagement and/or proxy voting and the implication for Japanese companies or other regions' companies. This event is by invitation only.
ESG Investing in the APAC Region: The Outlook for 2021
21 April – For an Eastern twist on the ESG story, Dr. Bei Cui investigated how APAC markets react after negative ESG news and unpacked the opportunities and challenges in ESG investing in the Asia-Pacific region.
CFA Society Japan Advocacy Webinar
18 March – Regulator and investors in Japan are interested to learn about the ESG landscape in other markets and how stakeholder interests are incorporated into regulations and codes. Dr. Nga Pham will talk about Australia's Modern Slavery Act (2018).
i3 Podcast: Machine Learning, Crises and Tail Risks
3 February – Monash Financial Studies Centre Director Professor Deep Kapur has been interviewed for the Investment Innovation Institute’s i3 Podcast on machine learning, the effect of the pandemic on markets and other topics.
Revising Corporate Governance Code in Japan: What should we consider?
26 January – Dr. Nga Pham from Monash Centre for Financial Studies spoke to asset managers and investors of the Japan Stewardship Forum on the new edition of the ASX's Corporate Governance Principles and Recommendations and Australia's Modern Slavery Act.