IA warns of problematic data gaps in response to FCA TCFD proposals

Lack of data could be detrimental

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IA said a pragmatic approach needs to be taken regarding TCFD

IA said a pragmatic approach needs to be taken regarding TCFD

The Investment Association (IA) has warned of misleading disclosures, mis-pricing of assets and mis-allocation of capital if the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) proposals on climate-related disclosures are not amended, while rejecting the need for a new UK green bond standard.

At the end of June this year the FCA released two consultations proposing new rules on climate-related disclosures. Responses to the consultation were due on 10 September and while the IA said it welcomed...

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