Plenary 2: Understanding and preparing investors for the EU Taxonomy

A session by Cristina Cedillo Torres, Emilie Beral, Till Jung, Jaakko Kooroshy, Sophie Robinson-Tillett and Helena Viñes Fiestas
Robeco, VE, an affiliate of Moody’s, ISS ESG, FTSE Russell, Responsible Investor and Comisión Nacional de Mercados y Valores (CNMV) and Rapporteur, EU Platform on Sustainable Finance

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  • How are investors preparing for the taxonomy? What are some key outcomes of implementation exercises and efforts so far from asset owners and asset managers?
  • Investment opportunities and strategies: Sourcing new investments aligned with the taxonomy - examples
  • The latest update on the delegated acts: investor reaction
  • While there are huge efforts underway to improve the availability of sustainability data, how are investors currently addressing data gaps? What are some specific examples of different approaches to obtaining data (for example: proxy models, engagement, asset-by-asset taxonomy alignment for real assets)?

  • Cristina Cedillo Torres, Engagement Specialist, Robeco
  • Jaakko Kooroshy, Head of SI Data and Methodologies, FTSE Russell
  • Till Jung, Global Head of ESG Products, ISS ESG
  • Emilie Beral, Executive Director – Methods, Innovation & Quality, VE, an affiliate of Moody’s
  • Helena Viñes Fiestas, Commissioner of the Spanish Financial Markets Authority, Comisión Nacional de Mercados y Valores (CNMV) and Rapporteur, EU Platform on Sustainable Finance
  • Moderator: Sophie Robinson-Tillett, Editor, Responsible Investor

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