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  • People Moves, 12 April: Eurosif, Orchard Street, Apax Partners, Barclays and ... more

    12 April 2024
  • CSDDD transition plan requirement 'little more than window dressing'

    25 March 2024

    A requirement to disclose climate transition plans in the watered-down text of the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) is "little more than window dressing" in the absence of a mechanism to force companies to implement the plans, it has been argued.

  • People Moves, 16 February: EIB, Osmosis, Macquarie, Eurosif, Mirova ... and more

    16 February 2024
  • 'More rigorous' standards see biennial review register big drop in sustainable assets

    29 November 2023

    A big drop in the total assets judged as 'sustainable' globally has been reported in the latest in a series of biennial reviews, with tightened criteria in response to a "rise in greenwashing and greenhushing".

  • Discussions over inclusion of financial sector in EU due diligence rules shunted to December

    27 November 2023

    Financial institutions calling for the inclusion of the sector in EU due diligence rules will have to wait until next month to find out if they have been successful, when the next meeting of EU institutions is understood to be planned.

  • People Moves, 22 September: Eurosif, Lightrock, Planet First Partners and Revaia

    22 September 2023
  • ISSB urged to address biodiversity and social issues

    01 September 2023

    The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) has been urged to set standards on biodiversity and human capital, as part of its next phase of work.

  • More than 90 investors demand removal of climate disclosure opt-out in CSRD

    07 July 2023

    A group of 93 investors and other financial institutions has signed a letter urging the European Commission to remove a proposed opt-out in corporate disclosure rules for aspects including greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

  • PRI rallies investors to pressure Commission to rethink ESRS

    19 June 2023
  • EU draft disclosure rules risk undermining SFDR, investor group warns

    12 June 2023

    An investor group has criticised the perceived weakening of draft European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS) published by the European Commission, which the group warned would undermine investors' ability to meet their own reporting obligations.