Tag: climate disclosure

New Greenwashing Rules in UK: Briefing

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting on new rules to clamp down on ‘greenwashing’ by increasing the transparency around the sustainability credentials of investment products. The proposed rules are contained in its Consultation Paper on Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) and investment labels, which set out a specific labelling and disclosure regime that builds upon its November 2021 Discussion Paper on this topic.

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New US ESG Regulations: Goldman Sachs Briefing

The climate disclosure rule proposal from the SEC on March 21, 2022 opens the door for the broadest federally mandated corporate ESG data disclosure requirement ever in the US. The proposed rule’s aim is to improve the consistency, quality and comparability of company-reported climate-related risks. This would enable investors to incorporate these risks and opportunities into their fundamental assessments more effectively while simplifying and clarifying the reporting expectations for companies.

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