The EU Platform on Sustainable Finance has published its draft reports on the merits and potential design of a social taxonomy.Sustainability
The Commission has postponed the date of application of the detailed regulatory technical standards (RTS) under the ESG Disclosure Regulation and the Taxonomy Regulation by six months from 1 January 2022 to 1 July 2022.ComplianceCross-BorderDanish Regulation
The Commission has answered a number of questions from the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) regarding the ESG Disclosure Regulation.ComplianceCross-BorderDanish Regulation
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
ESMA has launched a consultation on guidelines on marketing communications under the cross border distribution of funds regulation.AIFMD
As of 1 January 2021 a new employee share scheme applies. This new employee scheme entails that certain new and small companies can award employees with shares, options and warrants up to 50% of the employee's annual salary while the employee will be subject to taxation as share income (up to 42% taxation) instead of personal income (up to approx. 55% taxation).
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
PitchBook has published their Q3 2020 European VC Valuations Report giving a view of the current VC market.
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