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August Insight – Italian Insurers shift gear in Sustainability

For this issue of Eurosif Insight, we spoke to Pietro Negri, Head of Sustainability at the Italian Association of Insurers and Chairman of the Italian Forum for Sustainable Finance to learn about the...

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EIOPA APPOINTS NEW MEMBERS TO ITS STAKEHOLDER GROUPS

Frankfurt, 17 July 2018 – The Board of Supervisors of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has appointed new members to the Insurance and Reinsurance Stakeholder Group...

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The Nordic Council of Minister launches a new publication on Sustainable Consumption and Production

The report presents an analysis of Nordic Progress towards SDG12, and the way ahead The Nordic countries rank high in international reports of nations' progress towards the 17 Sustainable Devel...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

Spainsif Annual Meeting supports the European SRI Transparency Code 4.0

On the 18th of June, the Spanish Sustainable Investment Forum, Spainsif, held its Annual Meeting. The event gave a great opportunity to support the European SRI Transparency Code – and now, we are...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

Eurosif’s feedback on MiFID II suitability requirements and insurance-based investment products

From 24 May to 21 June 2018, the European Commission has sought feedback on amendments to delegated acts under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and the Insurance Distrib...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

INTERVIEW: Eurosif’s Flavia Micilotta shares her vision on the EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance

The European Commission published its Action Plan for Financing Sustainable Growth in March. In an interview with Candriam, Flavia Micilotta, Eurosif Executive Director, shares her global vision of th...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

European Parliament passes resolution on Sustainable Finance

MEPs have today backed strongly Molly Scott Cato’s resolution on Sustainable Finance - by 455 votes to 87, with 92 abstentions. The initiative emphasises the vital role of financial markets in th...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

May Insight – Investing in agriculture, investing in development

For this issue of Eurosif Insight, we spoke to Tomislav Ivančić from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN to learn about the role investors can play in the agricultural supply chain...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

Eurosif applauds Commission’s legislative proposals on sustainable finance

Today, 24th of May, the European Commission has revealed its first legislative package as a follow-up to the Action Plan on sustainable finance launched on the 8th March. The Sustainable Finance chapt...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

Eurosif’s Executive Director Flavia Micilotta on FTAdviser: “The definition issue continues to hamper SRI”

In an opinion piece published by Financial Times publication FTAdviser, Eurosif’s Executive Director Flavia Micilotta explains how the problem of defining sustainability-related terms hampers furthe...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

UKSIF publishes a survey of fund managers’ responses to climate-related risks facing fossil fuel companies

According to UKSIF’s recent survey, "Not long now: Survey of fund managers’ responses to climate-related risks facing fossil fuel companies", it is clear that fund management firms view fossil fue...

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22 June 2018 - Monthly newsletter

INTERVIEW: Eurosif’s Flavia Micilotta on the future of sustainable finance in Europe

Eurosif’s Executive Director Flavia Micilotta was interviewed in Milano at Il Salone del Risparmio with Morningstar on the 12th of April. To watch the interview (in Italian), please click here....

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