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Analysis: Investors and providers critical of proposed EU green index rules

HLEGAnalysis: Investors and providers critical of proposed EU green index rules

Concern as European Commission’s proposals go beyond original HLEG recommendations

Investors, insurers and banks call for ‘Australasian HLEG’

HLEGInvestors, insurers and banks call for ‘Australasian HLEG’

Member bodies say Australia and New Zealand need sustainable finance roadmaps similar to Europe’s

Campaign groups press for human rights to be included in EU sustainable finance push

HLEGCampaign groups press for human rights to be included in EU sustainable finance push

Fears that a ‘do-no-harm’ approach on human rights is not enough

Sustainable finance resolution wins landslide victory at European Parliament

HLEGSustainable finance resolution wins landslide victory at European Parliament

The vote outlines MEPs’ position ahead of development of legislation

European Commission tables four legislative proposals to foster sustainable finance

HLEGEuropean Commission tables four legislative proposals to foster sustainable finance

ESG cannot be seen as role of ‘extremist group’ if EU is to meet climate goals, says Vice President

Legislation on sustainable finance to be kick-started by EU this week

HLEGLegislation on sustainable finance to be kick-started by EU this week

European Commission will table its first proposals

Momentum shifts towards more integration of sustainability in credit ratings

HLEGMomentum shifts towards more integration of sustainability in credit ratings

PRI experts reflect on recent EU moves on CRAs and ESG

Comment: Making the European sustainable finance taxonomy a carrier and not a barrier to sustainable finance

HLEGComment: Making the European sustainable finance taxonomy a carrier and not a barrier to sustainable finance

Wheb’s Seb Beloe on the European Commission’s plans to create a sustainability taxonomy

Corporates: ‘Green is the new black’ says EC’s Vice-President Dombrovskis

HLEGCorporates: ‘Green is the new black’ says EC’s Vice-President Dombrovskis

EC’s Action Plan outlines next steps on sustainability disclosure and governance

EU sustainability plan ‘most ambitious from any major economy’ say experts

HLEGEU sustainability plan ‘most ambitious from any major economy’ say experts

Updates on the final Action Plan and response from the market

Investors to disclose sustainability decision making under new EU rules

HLEGInvestors to disclose sustainability decision making under new EU rules

Investor duties and ‘eco’ labels among proposals from European Commission

Exclusive: The European Commission’s Action Plan on Financing Sustainable Growth

HLEGExclusive: The European Commission’s Action Plan on Financing Sustainable Growth

Ambitious proposals cover taxonomies, credit ratings, investor duties and more

Analysis: How much support is there for the EU’s ‘green supporting factor’ idea?

HLEGAnalysis: How much support is there for the EU’s ‘green supporting factor’ idea?

A mixed reception for one of the European Commission’s key sustainability proposals

Nick Robins: Sustainable Finance after the HLEG: The end of the beginning

HLEGNick Robins: Sustainable Finance after the HLEG: The end of the beginning

The High-Level Expert Group means 2018 has started with a bang

UK says its planned green finance standards will complement HLEG taxonomy

HLEGUK says its planned green finance standards will complement HLEG taxonomy

Signs of alignment between UK and European Union on sustainable finance

What are the proposals for new European regulation on investor duties?

HLEGFREE What are the proposals for new European regulation on investor duties?

‘Investment horizons and ESG rules must match end-client’ HLEG tells EU

Hugh Wheelan: HLEG could unblock the sustainable retail funds market

HLEGHugh Wheelan: HLEG could unblock the sustainable retail funds market

Minimum standards and an aspirational label should find favour with EU regulators looking to develop sustainable saving.

High praise and words of warning over HLEG report

HLEGHigh praise and words of warning over HLEG report

EU group’s final recommendations garner strong support as well as caution

HLEG: Europe must set the standards on defining sustainable finance

HLEGHLEG: Europe must set the standards on defining sustainable finance

RI takes a closer look at HLEG’s recommendation on sustainability taxonomies

EU group set to propose new mandate rules, ESG definitions and ‘eco’ labels

HLEGEU group set to propose new mandate rules, ESG definitions and ‘eco’ labels

HLEG final report seen as a “manifesto for far-reaching change”.

Investment consultants could face “direct intervention” from EU over sustainability

HLEGInvestment consultants could face “direct intervention” from EU over sustainability

Consultants seen as having a duty to help drive sustainable capital

The Big Picture: A crucial period ahead for European sustainable finance policy

HLEGFREE The Big Picture: A crucial period ahead for European sustainable finance policy

RI takes a look at all the moving parts across HLEG, the Commission and Parliament

New EU investor duties should mirror UK’s to prevent Brexit impact, warns UKSIF

HLEGNew EU investor duties should mirror UK’s to prevent Brexit impact, warns UKSIF

UK Government expected to clarify fiduciary duty rules this year

European Commission: We must move fast on HLEG Action Plan to avoid being timed out by political calendar

HLEGEuropean Commission: We must move fast on HLEG Action Plan to avoid being timed out by political calendar

Senior EU civil servant says there is just one year to implement before Parliament breaks for elections.

European Parliament plans report on sustainable finance as Commission presses financial supervisors

HLEGEuropean Parliament plans report on sustainable finance as Commission presses financial supervisors

Momentum from HLEG starts to permeate the European institutions

EU’s HLEG points to five major recommendations for its final report to policymakers

HLEGFREE EU’s HLEG points to five major recommendations for its final report to policymakers

HLEG Chair says EU will incorporate its work in CMU review by February next year.

European sustainable finance expert group debates code of ethics for finance

HLEGEuropean sustainable finance expert group debates code of ethics for finance

Group also highlights banks, insurers, exchanges and accounting

Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change responds to HLEG report

HLEGFREE Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change responds to HLEG report

IIGCC CEO on carbon pricing, CRAs, disclosure and more

New Perspectives on the Sustainable Finance Opportunity in Canada

HLEGNew Perspectives on the Sustainable Finance Opportunity in Canada

A sustainable finance expert group for Canada could build on the European work to date

‘The elephant in the room’: The EU High Level Expert Group and carbon pricing

HLEG‘The elephant in the room’: The EU High Level Expert Group and carbon pricing

Does Europe’s HLEG need to do more on carbon?

What’s the state of play for green definitions and can Europe create its own?

HLEGWhat’s the state of play for green definitions and can Europe create its own?

How does HLEG’s push for a green taxonomy fit in with existing efforts and what shape could it take?

Christian Thimann on liquidity, short-termism and what’s next for HLEG

HLEGChristian Thimann on liquidity, short-termism and what’s next for HLEG

With the public consultation now closed, Chair Thimann is feeling optimistic about HLEG’s mission

Making sense of ESG: HLEG’s Arlene McCarthy on the role of regulators

HLEGFREE Making sense of ESG: HLEG’s Arlene McCarthy on the role of regulators

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

HLEG: Steve Waygood: money talks, so we must re-connect EU citizens with their savings

HLEGFREE HLEG: Steve Waygood: money talks, so we must re-connect EU citizens with their savings

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

HLEG. A sustainability test for the regulatory process: a good start

HLEGFREE HLEG. A sustainability test for the regulatory process: a good start

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion.

APG’s Claudia Kruse on linking HLEG with the UN Sustainable Development Goals

HLEGSDGsFREE APG’s Claudia Kruse on linking HLEG with the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Stan Dupré: The mismatch of time horizons across the investment chain

HLEGFREE Stan Dupré: The mismatch of time horizons across the investment chain

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

The question of credit ratings: what can European regulators actually do?

HLEGThe question of credit ratings: what can European regulators actually do?

HLEG says it is a topic of further discussion, but what are the options?

Mirova CEO Zaouati on implementing a demanding pan-European Article 173

HLEGFREE Mirova CEO Zaouati on implementing a demanding pan-European Article 173

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Julie Becker: Sustainable investments need additional regulation to achieve sustainable growth

HLEGFREE Julie Becker: Sustainable investments need additional regulation to achieve sustainable growth

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Richard Mattison: Greater transparency on ESG will unlock capital for sustainable development

HLEGFREE Richard Mattison: Greater transparency on ESG will unlock capital for sustainable development

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Michael Schmidt: What can be done to bolster corporate governance to achieve European sustainability goals?

HLEGFREE Michael Schmidt: What can be done to bolster corporate governance to achieve European sustainability goals?

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Eurosif’s Flavia Micilotta on helping SRI investors through HLEG

HLEGFREE Eurosif’s Flavia Micilotta on helping SRI investors through HLEG

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

The London Stock Exchange’s David Harris on how HLEG can support current investment trends

HLEGFREE The London Stock Exchange’s David Harris on how HLEG can support current investment trends

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

European sustainable labels could be a strong tool to mobilise savings for the transition to a low-carbon economy

HLEGFREE European sustainable labels could be a strong tool to mobilise savings for the transition to a low-carbon economy

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

What can regulators do to make it easier for the EU banking community to act on ESG?

HLEGFREE What can regulators do to make it easier for the EU banking community to act on ESG?

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

Organisers call on investors to back ‘Canadian HLEG’

HLEGFREE Organisers call on investors to back ‘Canadian HLEG’

Meetings kick off in London to discuss a Canadian High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance

Ingrid Holmes on the potential for an ‘EU Observatory’ for sustainable finance

HLEGFREE Ingrid Holmes on the potential for an ‘EU Observatory’ for sustainable finance

Members of HLEG share their thoughts on key topics under discussion

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