The European Union’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation introduces new mandatory and additional reporting requirements against a set of prescribed Principal Adverse Impact indicators at the entity and product level.
Learn how ISS ESG can help you to comply with the new EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation.
Assess and report on the Principal Adverse Impacts of your products and portfolios
ISS ESG’s SFDR Principal Adverse Impact Solution enables Financial Market Participants to measure the performance of their investments against the regulatory defined Principal Adverse Impact indicators and metrics in order to comply with the new disclosure obligations.
SFDR Level 2 compliance and Principal Adverse Impact reporting obligations
Security selection for product development and portfolio construction
Insight into vital ESG metrics which support informed voting practices and engagement activities
Coverage of mandatory PAI indicators* for corporate and sovereign / supranational assets, including:
Emissions to water
Hazardous waste ratio
Violations of UN Global Compact principles
Board gender diversity
Exposure to controversial weapons
ISS ESG has mapped the mandatory and the additional indicators to its ESG solutions, leveraging justifiable proxies in the absence of reported and disclosed data, and has already began to commence further data collection.
*as of 04/2021: all indicators except ‘unadjusted gender pay gap‘
Up to 7K companies
Up to 190 countries
Sovereign & Supranational Assets
ENHANCED CLIMATE & SOCIAL DATA
Approx. 25K issuers
Approx. 170K directorship records
LISTEN TO THE PODCAST
Unpacking the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation
In this ISS ESG Foreword podcast episode, ESG experts Ronja Wöstheinrich and Thomas Harding explore reporting challenges for institutional investors associated with SFDR compliance and preview ISS ESG’s dedicated SFDR Principal Adverse Impact Solution.
Leveraging over 25 years of ESG Research & Rating expertise
ISS ESG’s proprietary research and rating methodology has been consistently updated and developed across more than 25 years, aiming to deliver high-quality, material and forward looking ESG data on company’s sustainability performances.
This methodology is used to support our SFDR PAI solution, where we leverage existing and established underlying products and solutions to map to the regulatory criteria, and where new expertise has been applied in the mapping efforts and translation stage. These include regulatory knowledge, product expertise and highly sector-specific analysis.
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