The SFDR Jigsaw – putting the pieces together
On 10 March 2021, the main operative provisions of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (2019/2088) (SFDR) began to apply. However, rather than marking the end of the ESG journey, it is just the beginning.
In PART ONE of this article, we will discuss the EU sustainable finance framework as it relates to the SFDR, the implementation of the SFDR and the challenges firms faced across Europe and the U.S. with compliance for the 10 March deadline (Phase 1). In PART TWO, we will look at what remains to be done following the publication of two drafts of the regulatory technical standards in February and March 2021, ahead of their expected effective date of 1 January 2022 (Phase 2).
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