The EU Platform on Sustainable Finance has published its draft reports on the merits and potential design of a social taxonomy.Sustainability
The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) has merged to form the Value Reporting Foundation.SustainabilityVenture Capital
On 25 October 2020, the European Commission launched a public consultation on a possible EU-level regulatory initiative dedicated to foster long-term sustainable and responsible corporate behavior.Sustainability
ESA Publishes Joint Supervisory Statement on the Interpretation on Fund Managers’ ESG Disclosure Obligations
From 10 March 2021, fund managers are required to make certain ESG disclosures available on their website and in their pre-contractual disclosures to investors.AIFMDComplianceDisclosure RequirementsSustainability
Many investors (from business angels to mature stage investor) focus on how to develop and implement responsible investment practices specifically for their own organisation. We believe it’s key for investors to first consider what they want to achieve as well as why and how. That mission should be reflected throughout the investment process and portfolio management.Sustainability
While most investors are still working within the field of ESG risk mitigation and/or ESG opportunity seeking, we see more investors becoming impact aware and start moving towards the right end of the spectrum.Sustainability
The consideration and assessment of Environmental, Social and Governance factors is becoming a key driver for investor’s decision-making. The challenge for both investors and companies lies in the substantial number of frameworks that already exists for ESG reporting.Sustainability
The Commission has completed a public consultation on the proposal for a EU Green Bond Standard. The consultation proposes to use the EU Taxonomy to define green bonds.AIFMDSustainability
The European Supervisory Authorities (ESA) has published draft technical standards setting out detailed rules on i.a. fund managers’ obligations under the ESG Disclosure Regulation.AIFMDComplianceDisclosure RequirementsSustainability
The European Parliament and the Council have adopted a new regulation as a part of the European Commission’s action plan on sustainable finance and marks an important step in the Commission’s action plan.Sustainability
We see a greater largely increased focus on sustainability and impact from all players in the start-up eco-system: From being “nice to have”, focus on sustainability and impact is increasingly becoming not only a valuation driver but a “deal or no deal” factor.Sustainability
On 30 April 2019, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its final report on integrating sustainability risks and factors relating to environmental, social and good governance considerations in the AIFMD and UCITS Directive.AIFMDESMAGovernanceRegulatory Technical StandardsRisk ManagementSustainability
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