• Banks call on EU to provide transition plan guidelines

    05 May 2023

    Banks have called on the EU to catch-up with other jurisdictions - in particular, the UK and Japan - by providing guidance on transition plans and finance.

  • EU Taxonomy alignment lower than expected, says Commission

    21 October 2022

    The EU Commission is to prioritise work to promote transition plans, following lower-than-expected levels of investor alignment with the sustainability taxonomy, a key executive has said.

  • Expect limit to EU Taxonomy alignment by global peers

    19 March 2020

    Partial alignment with the EU Taxonomy by some international peers may be the most investors can expect in the future, although the European Commission will promote international convergence on 'green' standards.

  • The EU 'should define brown investments, as well as green investments'

    09 November 2018

    Defining a brown investment could be as important a task for the EU's sustainable finance action plan as defining a green investment, it was claimed.