Sustainable Finance Strategy Lacks Urgency

Sustainable Finance Strategy Lacks Urgency

According to the Club of Rome, the latest European Commission finance strategy – "Strategy for Financing the Transition to a Sustainable Economy" – does not go far enough to change Europe’s financial system to support the transformation of the economy in line with...

Press Release – EU Climate Taxonomy Not Fit for 55

Press Release – EU Climate Taxonomy Not Fit for 55

After many months of intensive lobbying and several months of delay, the final criteria to determine economic activities that contribute significantly to climate change mitigation and adaptation, as part of the EU’s sustainable finance taxonomy, has been published...

New Report to the Club of Rome: Integral Investing

New Report to the Club of Rome: Integral Investing

90% of employment and 55% of global GDP are generated by Small and Medium Enterprises. Yet, they belong to some of the most neglected parts of the economy. Moreover, investors and entrepreneurs find themselves in a dilemma in which they must choose between profit and...

Paint it brown

Paint it brown

After devising a taxonomy of green activities, the EU has been called on to create a ‘brown’ taxonomy. Would it be a help, or an unnecessary complication, asks Christopher Marchant First published in Environmental Finance Download the pdf here.

Conference: Nature’s Return

Conference: Nature’s Return

Finance Watch and the Club of Rome invite you to their online conference on the EU’s Biodiversity Strategy 2030, Green Deal & Recovery Plan: Nature’s Return – Embedding environmental goals at the heart of financial decision-making Further information and...

Finance Watch & The Club of Rome Conference

Finance Watch & The Club of Rome Conference

Finance Watch and the Club of Rome invite you to their conference on 23 April 2020 at the Renaissance Brussels Hotel: The real prize of the EU Green Deal Embedding environmental goals at the heart of economic and financial decision-making April 23rd, 9.00-13.00,...

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