Overview of sustainable finance

A Commission workstream that supports the European green deal aim of channelling private investment towards the transition to a climate-neutral economy.

EU taxonomy for sustainable activities

What the EU is doing to create an EU-wide classification system for sustainable activities.

European green bond standard

How an EU-wide standard could encourage market participants to issue & invest in EU green bonds and improve the effectiveness & credibility of the market.

Corporate disclosure of climate-related information

Guidance for companies on how to report on the impacts of their business on the climate and on the impacts of climate change on their business.

EU labels for benchmarks (climate, ESG) and benchmarks’ ESG disclosures

Make benchmark methodologies more transparent when it comes to ESG & put forward standards for the methodology of low-carbon and ESG benchmarks in EU.

Sustainability-related disclosure in the financial services sector

What the obligations are for manufacturers of financial products and financial advisers towards end-investors.

International Platform on Sustainable Finance

Forum for dialogue between policymakers, with the aim of increasing the amount of private capital being invested in environmentally sustainable investments