Andreas Traum (PwC) and Liz Maassen (PwC) – Industry Insights

Andreas Traum (PwC) and Liz Maassen (PwC) – Industry Insights

Industry Insights: Impact Tokens Accelerating Sustainable Investments

With global ESG assets under management estimated to surpass US$ 50 trillion by 2025 and 39 percent of institutional investors customizing their active portfolios for ESG factors, it's noticeable that the trend for environmental awareness has ultimately reached the financial service sector. With socially responsible investing (SRI) in the ESG universe, cryptocurrencies could offer proof of a positive impact associated with a particular investment or activity. Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) could path the way for fair governance structures in the digital world.

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About the lecturer

Andreas Traum is a Partner in PwC's consulting practice, supporting clients in the capital markets ecosystem from business strategy through transformation execution. Coordinating PwC's service offering in the digital assets space across the advisory, assurance, and tax & legal lines of service, he supports both emerging and FinTech players as well as established financial institutions to adopt and make the most of digital assets in a safe and regulatory compliant environment.

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Liz Maassen is advising asset management companies on issues with sustainability risk and ESG regulations across Europe and Asia.

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