SDR implementation: Taking the time to get it right

The FCA has growing concerns about 'greenwashing' and it is taking action

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Wendy Saunders outlines everything advisers need to know about the Sustainability Disclosure Requirements framework and investment labels

In October 2022 the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published consultation paper CP22/20 Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) and investment labels. The consultation closed in January 2023.  In this update we set out a broad overview of matters covered by the consultation, how it fits into the broader ESG regulatory landscape, where we are now and next steps. Who are the SDR proposals aimed at? The primary focus of the CP is on funds and portfolio management based in the UK.  It sets out the proposed sustainability labelling and classification system for funds and portfoli...

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