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At this stage, the work done by the EU Sustainable Finance Action Plan and Technical Expert Group cannot be ignored anymore. Instead, what investors and the financial community can take action on is to provide constructive feedback on how to execute the regulation most efficiently.
Sustainable Finance agenda in the
European Union (EU) is being executed
rapidly and ambitiously across all asset
classes and main financial products.
This is no longer a topic of “If”; this is a
topic of “How high?”.
ESG Regulation is approaching corporate
and investor disclosures,
sustainability preferences at investment
methodologies, investment benchmarking,
and green bonds.
Many actions, such as market testing,
have to be taken to adapt to changes,
but there are still questions outstanding,
e.g. when will fiscal policies like
global carbon pricing support sustainable