regulation: EU social taxonomy

Sector Focus
July 26, 2022

Putting the ‘social’ into pension investing

Compared to environmental considerations, social factors have often been underrepresented in pension funds’ investment decisions. There are signs this is beginning to change. Earlier this...
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Policy & Regulation
March 3, 2022

Regulatory round-up

In the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the European Commission has restated its explicit commitment to a green transition, coupled with a digital...
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Policy & Regulation
March 1, 2022

Regulatory round-up

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has sounded its starkest warning yet about the irreversible changes being inflicted by global warming. Even at current levels,...
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Interviews, Policy & Regulation
February 28, 2022

EU adviser group publishes its social taxonomy report

The EU social taxonomy aims to create a workable classification for companies and investors. Coupled with legislation prescribing fines for businesses with poor human rights...
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Policy & Regulation
February 24, 2022

Regulatory round-up

The European Commission has approved a Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence directive aimed at making businesses accountable for human rights violations and environmental harm in their...
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