The Green Thunder – Giant Changes to Financial Markets

The Green Thunder – Giant Changes to Financial Markets

Festa – Center for Sustainability hosted an online event last Friday in collaboration with the Icelandic Pension Funds Association and the Icelandic Financial Services Association. At the event, whose title was the Green Thunder – Giant changes to financial markets, participants discussed the implementation of the EU Taxonomy, which is due to be implemented in Iceland in the next few years.

Among speakers was Helga Melkorka Óttarsdóttir, Partner at LOGOS. She explained the significance of the EU Taxonomy, when it comes into force and how financial market companies should react to be fully prepared.

A recording of the meeting can be found here in Icelandic:



Interesting reading materials:

Taxonomy technical report 

Al­geng­um spurn­ing­um svar­að (EU Comm­issi­on) / in English

Loks­ins skýr­ar leik­regl­ur: Ný sjálf­bærni­við­mið Evr­ópu­sam­bands­ins / In Icelandic

Um­hverf­ið og fjár­fest­ing­ar í eina sæng / In Icelandic