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  • ESG-named funds in Europe: A paradigm shift

    31 March 2023

    ESMA's guidelines on fund names will help promote clarity and transparency on ESG-related matters - but potential causes of confusion remain, writes Frédéric Vonner

  • Minimum standards for ESG benchmarks would face 'strong pushback', PwC says

    20 February 2023

    The creation of mandatory minimum standards for all environmental, social and governance (ESG) indexes in the EU would likely face "strong pushback", PwC has warned in a report to the European Commission.

  • Investors want more reporting regulation, says PwC

    15 July 2022

    European institutional investors are in favour of more demanding ESG reporting requirements, said PwC Luxembourg.

  • PwC launches survey for EU ESG benchmark label

    08 March 2022

    PwC has launched a survey on the merits of introducing EU standards for environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmarks used by investors.

  • $4.5trn of investors threaten Big Four over decarbonisation auditing

    03 November 2021

    A group of investors representing over $4.5 trillion have written to the UK 'big four' audit firms, threatening to vote against their reappointment if they fail to address issues surrounding decarbonisation.