Invest Europe opens up ESG reporting guidelines
Invest Europe has made its ESG reporting guidelines available to the entire private equity and venture capital industry in an effort to increase harmonisation of ESG reporting. Previously, the guidelines were only available to members.
According to the association, they are comprised of:
- A revised template for reporting to LPs
- Directions on integrating ESG into reporting processes
- Information on developing an ESG policy and assessing materiality
- Mapping of the pan-European regulatory environment.
Eric de Montgolfier, CEO of Invest Europe, commented: “By extending availability of the guidelines, we aim to increase harmonisation across the industry and create a new benchmark for ESG reporting, helping the industry to participate fully in the drive to a more sustainable future.”
The association launched its ESG reporting guidelines in 2022 with...