2024 State of Blended Finance Virtual Launch

Join us virtually for the launch of the 8th edition of our flagship State of Blended Finance report on Tuesday, April 30 at 9:00am EDT, where we will guide through the report’s data, trends, insights, and recommendations.

This year, for the first time, we will release two State of Blended Finance reports. This first report will cover the overall blended finance market and the second, to be released in Fall 2024, will focus on climate.

Explore last year’s report here.


9:00am – Welcome Remarks, Joan M. Larrea, CEO, Convergence

9:05am – Key Findings: The State of Blended Finance 2024

  • Nick Zelenczuk, Manager, Convergence
  • Andrew Apampa, Manager, Convergence
  • Ayesha Bery, Manager, Convergence

9:25am – Q&A, Content Team, Convergence

9:35am – Panel Discussion, moderated by Joan M. Larrea, CEO, Convergence, featuring:

  • Babak Abbaszadeh, President & CEO, Toronto Centre
  • Isabelle Tiems, Sustainable Finance Expert, Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS)
  • Michael Ryland, Director, Centre for Social Finance Law
  • Ben Weisman, Executive Director, Capital Mobilization at Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ)

10:05am – Q&A with Panelists

10:25am – Closing Remarks, Joan M. Larrea, CEO, Convergence

Location: Virtual

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2024