Aligned and kicking? How to start an ESG fund that meets UK and EU climate standards

Considerations for fund integration

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William Yonge and Rob Mailer of Morgan Lewis
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William Yonge and Rob Mailer of Morgan Lewis

ESG concerns have long formed a part of certain sectors in asset management. What has changed recently is the seriousness with which governments, regulators and policy makers around the world over are treating those concerns.

A core tenet of EU policy is a conviction that financial market participants can help the transition to a low-carbon and more sustainable economy, deploying an interventionist approach to incentivise participants...

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