Webinar: EU consultation on investor duties regarding sustainability

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Friday, 8 December 2017 | 11:00am (CET)

UNEP FI  and the PRI will host a webinar on the European Commission’s public consultation on investor duties (fiduciary duties) and sustainability on Friday, 8 December at 10am GMT/11am CET. The consultation builds on the EU High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance’s interim report, which recommends greater clarification by the EU in this area.

Speakers include:

  • David Rouch, Freshfields
  • Claudia Kruse, Managing Director Global Responsible Investment & Governance, APG.

The webinar will be moderated by HLEG observer Nathan Fabian, Director of Policy and Research at the PRI, and will include an opportunity to ask questions at the end. Register .

The consultation runs until 22 January 2018 and will feed into an impact assessment. The Commission’s press release can be found  and full details of the consultation .

We strongly welcome this consultation and encourage institutions to respond. UNEP FI and the PRI have been calling for EU clarification of investor duties since the launch of  in 2015.