A guide to EU sustainable finance reforms for asset managers: Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Institutional Asset Manager | Jan 18, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  • As Europe’s asset management industry readies itself for sweeping reforms to sustainability regulations, leading finance lawyers Matthew Baker, Bernd Geier, and Chris Ormond from international law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner say the reforms hold many exciting opportunities for asset managers.
  • Because of the scope and application of the proposed rules that surround these two key measures, it is also expected that managers who are (or who manage funds) outside the EU will also need to comply with many of the measures if they wish to market their products to EU investors.
  • The TCFD’s Taskforce Roadmap expects 75 per cent of asset managers to be covered by the regulatory/legislative requirements for TCFD reporting in 2022.