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.
- 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.