Marrakesh is not the only city in which a large UN Conference is held this month. The 2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as the 24th Conference of the Parties or COP24, is set to come to a conclusion today.
The High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance met on Wednesday, 19 July. It was established by the European Commission in late 2016 to help develop its strategy regarding sustainable finance, a priority in the capital markets union action plan.
July was an eventful month for the financial markets, especially for currencies and commodities. Our expert, Johan Gallopyn, takes stock of the main trends in equities, bonds, central banks, currencies and commodities in the past month.