Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing

Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing


The HKMA Global Centre for ESG Education and Research (GC-ESG), now offers Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing to equip professionals with comprehensive knowledge about ESG investing and related international standards. The official syllabus of “The CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing” will be adopted in this programme to help students prepare for the examination organized by CFA Institute. The learning materials adopted in this programme have been recognized by the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

Indicative Topics

  • Introduction to ESG
  • The ESG Market
  • Environmental Factors
  • Social Factors
  • Governance Factors
  • Engagement and Stewardship
  • ESG Analysis, Valuation, and Integration
  • ESG Integrated Portfolio Construction and Management
  • Investment Mandates, Portfolio Analytics, and Client Reporting

Programme Leader

Mr. Mike Hui
Mr Mike Hui is a CFA® charterholder, and Certified Bankers, the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers. He is also a holder of MSc in Finance, the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

He has extensive teaching and training experience and has been teaching CFA® Program and Certified Financial Planner CFP examination programmes in various universities and tertiary institutions. He is pursuing a doctoral programme with research interests in relation to sustainable and responsible investments.

Language Medium

Cantonese supplemented with English materials

Tuition Fee

HKMA members: HK$8,000
Non-HKMA members: HK$8,500

Early bird discount: HK$300 less per person
(Tuition fee received before 14 August 2022)

Group discount: HK$300 less per person
(For Two or more participants enrolling the same intake of the programme at the same time)

Early Bird Discount

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Information at a Glance



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Due to current COVID-19 situation, the mode of instruction might be changed from face-to-face to online teaching if necessary in the event that face-to-face classes cannot be held. The Association will contact the students concerned with details of such arrangements as necessary.



Course Details

Ms Vivian Yiu
Phone: 2774 8540

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Fax: 2365 1000

Payment Methods