Environmental sustainability is fast becoming a priority for consumers, businesses and regulators as the impacts of climate change are accelerating and becoming more visible. Investors are proactively seeking “sustainable”, “green”, and “environmentally-friendly” financial products while still earning a market return.
But how regulated are they?
‘Greenwashing and Sustainable Finance in Australia’ is a whitepaper authored by Dr Rachel Baird, Director at IcebergSRC and Legal Expert for LexisNexis® Regulatory Compliance. In this whitepaper, Dr Baird provides clarity on key ESG areas including:
Greenwashing in the context of financial markets and how your organisation can avoid these practices
ESG reporting frameworks and what the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TFD) recommendations are for reporting metrics
Additional greenwashing countermeasures and making sustainability count