The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued today an update of its Question and Answers (Q&As) on the European Benchmarks Regulation (BMR).
The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) of Belgium, on 2 July 2019, has authorised EMMI as the administrator of EURIBOR under the Benchmark Regulation (BMR), following positive advice of the EURIBOR College of Supervisors.
The European Commission on 18 June 2019 published new guidelines intended to help companies report on climate-related information. The guidelines are for the approximately 6,000 EU listed companies, banks and insurance firms that are required to disclose non-financial information under the non-financial reporting directive. By improving the quality and quantity of climate-related information that companies report, the guidelines should reinforce the Commission’s sustainable finance action plan.
The European Commission has welcomed the publication of the three new important reports by the Technical Expert Group (TEG) on sustainable finance, including key recommendations on the types of economic activities that can make a real contribution to climate change mitigation or adaptation.
The European Commission has today published new guidelines on corporate climate-related information reporting, as part of its Sustainable Finance Action Plan. These guidelines will provide companies with practical recommendations on how to better report the impact that their activities are having on the climate as well as the impact of climate change on their business.
Steven Maijoor, the Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority, has delivered the keynote speech at today’s Better Finance 10th Anniversary Conference in Bucharest.