Taking control of the green finance revolution

The GlobalCapital Podcast

Jul 9 2021 • 19 mins

Both the ECB and the European Commission this week revealed plans to influence and direct the path of the booming sustainable finance markets. The central bank has made fighting climate change a central part of its monetary policy thinking, while the Commission wants to tackle a wide range of sustainable finance activity from regulating ESG themed issuance, to ratings agencies and more besides. But is more regulation helpful or a hindrance? Will the measures proposed make much difference? And will they happen quickly enough?