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UK Sustainable Finance Regulatory Developments

Sustainable finance regulation

Jessica Reed

Fiona Lowrie

Please take a moment to listen to our podcast on sustainable finance regulation in the UK. Jessica Reed and Fiona Lowrie discuss the evolving regulatory rules for financially regulated firms. It is a highly technical area and there has been a significant amount of policy development, so we have prepared a handout (click here to view) alongside the podcast, linked below.

The areas covered include:

  • What is sustainable finance and ESG?
  • Brexit and the UK approach to regulating sustainable finance
  • The introduction of mandatory climate change disclosures
  • Scope
  • Implementation
  • The introduction of SDR and labelling requirements
  • ESG guiding principles for funds
  • Practical considerations for affected firms

If you require further information about anything covered in this briefing, please contact Jessica ReedFiona Lowrie or your usual contact at the firm on +44 (0)20 3375 7000.

This publication is a general summary of the law. It should not replace legal advice tailored to your specific circumstances.

© Farrer & Co LLP, March 2022

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