Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad (MARC) will be hosting its annual MARC Malaysian Bond & Sukuk Conference (MMBS 2023), a three-day virtual event. The conference is scheduled to take place from November 27 to 29, 2023, running from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm each day. The keynote address will be delivered by Datuk Seri Dr Awang Adek Hussin, the Executive Chairman of Securities Commission Malaysia.
Theme: Sustainable Transition to A Greener Economy
MMBS 2023 virtual conference will revolve around the theme "Sustainable Transition to A Greener Economy." The event aims to bring together key players in the Malaysian debt capital market, fostering dialogue among issuers, industry experts, regulators, and sustainability advocates.
With a dedicated focus on sustainability, MMBS 2023 will feature expert speakers from renowned organisations such as AXA Investment Management, Maybank Asset Management Sdn Bhd, Hong Leong Investment Bank Berhad, Malakoff Corporation Berhad, RDS Advocates and Solicitors, Leader Energy Holding Berhad, Sustainable Energy Development Authority Malaysia (SEDA), Yinson Holdings Berhad, MioTech, and Energy Commission Malaysia. Moody's Investors Service is MARC's event partner for MMBS 2023.
Day One: Economic Outlook and Fixed Income Trends
Gain insights into the nation's current economic standing and the fixed income outlook for 2024. The first day will feature a panel discussion on the country’s economic outlook, exploring topics such as the ringgit, capital market, economy, ESG framework, and investment outlook in Malaysia. A special presentation on green finance and investment will provide a unique perspective on sustainable financing.
Day Two: Renewable Energy Trends and Legal Frontiers in ESG
The second day will focus on the future of renewable energy trends, with special presentations on advancing the transition to a low-carbon future and exploring legal frontiers in ESG and sustainability.
Day Three: Regulatory Pathways to a Sustainable Future and Driving ESG with Technology
The final day will delve into regulatory pathways to a sustainable future, featuring discussions on embedding sustainability and delivering powerful solutions. The conference will conclude with a special presentation on driving ESG with technology.
Registration is complimentary.