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  • 2° Investing Initiative (France)
    24 August 2018 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)
    2° Investing Initiative (France)

    ABOUT US 2° Investing Initiative is a non-for-profit, non-commercial organization based in Paris, London, Berlin and New York City. It is the leading research center on climate-related metrics for financial markets globally, and notably lead the EC-funded project "Sustainable Energy Investment Metrics" (H2020) that aimed at defining scientifically what is a "sustainable investment" in energy-related sectors. 2° Investing Initiative has been...

  • Expert/consultant/researcher on sustainable finance - Brazilian/Italian citizen (Brazil)
    23 August 2018 Other
    Expert/consultant/researcher on sustainable finance - Brazilian/Italian citizen (Brazil)

    Feedback of "Sustainable Inclusive Solutions" on the proposal for the “establishment of a framework to facilitate sustainable investment" The idea behind the proposal is to encourage green and social investments, ensuring credibility and comparison across the market. This is a completely appropriate course of action, but it might not provide enough incentives to reallocate current investments from unsustainable activities to sustainable ones....

  • WWF European Policy Office (Belgium)
    23 August 2018 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)
    WWF European Policy Office (Belgium)

    WWF European Policy Office welcomes the European Commission’s opportunity to give feedback on the proposal for a regulation on the establishment of a framework to facilitate sustainable investment. It is a positive step of the Commission, consistent with the EU Sustainable Finance Action Plan. We would like to make the following comments to the Commission’s legislative proposal: 1. We believe that this legislative proposal is a key opportunity...

  • The Investment Association (United Kingdom)
    23 August 2018 Business association
    The Investment Association (United Kingdom)

    The Investment Association (“the IA”) welcomes the opportunity to respond to the European Commission’s proposed Sustainable Finance Package, which is of key importance in the promotion and development of sustainable finance throughout Europe and across the globe. The IA represents 250 UK-based investment management firms who collectively manage funds totalling EUR 8.1 trillion; of which EUR 2 trillion is on behalf of European clients. The UK...

  • BETTER FINANCE (Belgium)
    23 August 2018 Non-governmental organisation (NGO)
    BETTER FINANCE (Belgium)

    BETTER FINANCE welcomes this opportunity to comment on the European Commission proposal on the establishment of a framework to facilitate sustainable investment. EU citizens as savers and individual investors are the main provider of long term funding to the EU economy and are mostly by nature long term oriented, as their needs are often long-term ones: pension, home purchase, children education, etc. Therefore, they are concerned with the...

  • European Technology and Innovation Platform (ETIP) (Belgium)
    23 August 2018 Other
    European Technology and Innovation Platform (ETIP) (Belgium)

    Please find attached a document outlining the position of the European Zero Emissions Technology and Innovation Platform (ETIP ZEP)

  • Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) (Poland)
    23 August 2018 Company/business organisation
    Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) (Poland)

    PGNiG welcomes Commision efforts in establishing framework for sustainable finance. We would like to take this opportunity to encourage Commission to enable gas industry to benefit from this framework as it can provide significant contribution to achievement of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG). For more details, please find attached our position on the proposal.

  • BVI German Investment Funds Association (Germany)
    23 August 2018 Business association
    BVI German Investment Funds Association (Germany)

    Encouraging investments in sustainable products is a core element in the strive towards a more sustainable environment. BVI therefore welcomes the European Commission’s Action Plan and in particular the aim to build a classification for sustainability (“Taxonomy”). A common language and disclosure building on such common language have the potential to facilitate a shift towards a more sustainable environment. Only a comprehensive concept on...

  • Bundesverband Alternative Investments e.V. (BAI) (Germany)
    23 August 2018 Business association
    Bundesverband Alternative Investments e.V. (BAI) (Germany)

    Please find PDF attached.

  • Insurance Europe (Belgium)
    23 August 2018 Business association
    Insurance Europe (Belgium)

    Insurance Europe welcomes the opportunity to provide comments on the European Commission proposal for a regulation on the establishment of a framework to facilitate sustainable investment. Please find enclosed the Insurance Europe position paper, which includes our general and detailed comments on the EC proposal.

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