• EU readies greenwashing reports as UK rules bite

    23 May 2024

    Financial institutions in the UK rushing to meet a tight deadline to comply with new anti-greenwashing rules are also bracing for news of potential next steps to regulate activity in the EU, with reports from regulators due in coming days.

  • 'Historic day' as EU CSDDD approved

    24 April 2024

    Rules to require large companies active in the EU to report on the sustainability of their supply chains and make best efforts to implement a climate transition plan have been approved, in what was labelled an "historic day".

  • Solas Capital partners with Linklaters to structure energy efficiency investments

    20 February 2024
  • SEC delays hotly anticipated climate disclosure rule ... again

    08 December 2023

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has again delayed the adoption of its climate disclosures rule, to push back a final decision until April next year.

  • People Moves, 8 December: General Atlantic, ISSB, ImpactA Global ... and more

    08 December 2023
  • UK 'likely' to make TNFD mandatory

    30 October 2023

    The UK is 'likely' to make Taskforce for Nature-related Financial Disclosures-aligned disclosures mandatory, according to Linklaters.

  • Unpacking the EU's Green Deal Industrial Plan

    23 March 2023

    The Net Zero Industry Act and the Critical Raw Materials Act set out goals for the development of the green industry in the EU, writes Lothar Van Driessche

  • People Moves 18 November: EFRAG, NBIM, IFC & more

    18 November 2022
  • ECB climate scores another sign of rising liability risk, says law firm

    06 October 2022

    The decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) to tilt its corporate bond purchases toward issuers with better climate 'scores' is part of a wider shift to tighter climate rules - which in turn points to rising liability risk, a law firm has said.

  • Basel Committee climate-related pay principle could drive 'consistency'

    20 June 2022

    The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) has recommended banks link executive pay to climate risk performance, which a leading law firm said could drive greater "consistency" of bank policies globally...