The Sustainable Finance Action Plan has completely shaken up sustainable investing across the 27-nation European Union and created a level playing field for how funds are classified.
Our stories and policies explain how this will all work in the years to come.
The epic production that is the EU’s Sustainable Finance Action Plan, and its key component, the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation, aims to direct trillions of euros into sustainable investing. Level II of the regulation further defines exactly how sustainable an investment strategy is, combatting greenwashing. Our lead story explains how this will work.
The new regulatory framework can be an alphabet soup of acronyms such as the SFAP and SFDR, along with newly introduced concepts such as the EU Taxonomy and European Green Deal. Our Glossary of Sustainable Investing explains the main ingredients in simple language, with graphics and charts in places.
Robeco already has many polices and frameworks that underpin our sustainable investment approach. These range from sustainability and engagement reports to policies regarding our frameworks for the SDGs, green bonds, thematic and impact funds.