Expect limit to EU Taxonomy alignment by global peers

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.

Coronavirus stimulus packages 'should be green'

Countries are announcing a string of multi-billion dollar stimulus packages to support their economies amid the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, but pressure is building on them to demonstrate a commitment to the green economy.

Investors and verifiers welcome EU Green Bond Standard

Green bond investors and providers of 'external reviews' have generally welcomed the latest recommendations for an EU Green Bond Standard (GBS) (LINK 1) but several expressed concerns about how widely it will be used.