• Fiduciary duties — the frontline of the faultline

    29 January 2024

    A large part of the fate of the planet rests on this seemingly technical issue, writes Kieron Boyle

  • EU taxonomy reporting metric is too simplistic, banking group says

    26 January 2024

    The disclosure of a 'green asset ratio' required by the EU taxonomy regulation is too simplistic to be relied on as a comparison of banks' climate transition efforts, according to the European Banking Federation (EBF).

  • Consultants chosen to develop avoided emissions standard

    25 January 2024

    A group of asset managers has selected two consultants to develop a database that will 'standardise and give transparency' to the calculation of avoided greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Users may need to tweak our climate scenarios, says NGFS

    24 January 2024

    Users of models to project the impacts of climate "should determine and be prepared to justify" which scenarios best suit their needs, the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) has said.

  • EFRAG consults on SMEs European Sustainability Reporting Standards

    23 January 2024

    European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS) for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have been published for consultation.