KICKSTART 2021: IMPACTIN enters the Final Selection round!

We are thrilled to announce that we will be participating in the KICKSTART Final Selection pitching session, among 27 other startups from 10 countries! KICKSTART is an ecosystem innovation platform—and one of the largest European of this kind. It bridges the gap between startups, corporations, cities, foundations and universities to accelerate partnerships and deep techContinue reading “KICKSTART 2021: IMPACTIN enters the Final Selection round!”

Even more regulations on Sustainable Finance

On April 21st, 2021, the EU adopted a new package of regulatory measures concerning Sustainable Finance. We outlined hereafter the main characteristics of these initiatives : The EU Taxonomy climate delegate act. To be adopted by the end of May, 2021. After revision, green economic activities eligible to the taxonomy have been defined.  The EUContinue reading “Even more regulations on Sustainable Finance”

Join IMPACT CONNECT digital event on April 23rd for a matchmaking with IMPACTIN

Are you a sustainability manager, impact or venture capital investor, or interested in finding innovative solutions for Sustainable Finance or Regulatory Technology? Then you should freely register and join us for the IMPACT CONNECT | Matchmaking Day event on April 23rd, afternoon, with other GreenTech / Impact start-ups. The IMPACT CONNECT | Matchmaking Day isContinue reading “Join IMPACT CONNECT digital event on April 23rd for a matchmaking with IMPACTIN”

5 key points of France’s pioneering position in impact finance

Last Thursday, March 25, 2021, was held an event that—hopefully—inaugurates the positioning of France as a pioneer in scaling Impact Finance. Entitled “Impact finance: fad or fundamental trend of sustainable finance?“, the event brought together around Bruno Le Maire—the French Minister of Economy, Finance and Recovery—leading players in this topic of major importance for theContinue reading “5 key points of France’s pioneering position in impact finance”

Les 5 points clés du positionnement de la France en pionnier de la finance à impact

Jeudi dernier, le 25 mars 2021, s’est tenu un évènement qui inaugure, espérons-le, le positionnement de la France comme pionnier du passage à l’échelle de la Finance à Impact. En effet, l’évènement « La finance à impact : effet de mode ou tendance de fond de la finance durable ? » regroupait à Bercy autourContinue reading “Les 5 points clés du positionnement de la France en pionnier de la finance à impact”

IMPACTIN ESG datasets available on Datarade.ai

We are very pleased to announce that our ESG datasets are now available on the Datarade.ai online data platform, our new data distribution channel! The following three datasets are already described: IMPACTIN® ESG Countries Impact Rating IMPACTIN® Territories ESG Impact Rating IMPACTIN® Countries and Territories Climate Change and Physical Risk Mitigation and Adaptation Rating MoreContinue reading “IMPACTIN ESG datasets available on Datarade.ai”

ESG Impact, through Real Estate management

The impact of Real Estate Building constructions and operations accounted in 2019 for 35% of the world’s energy consumption, and also accounted for nearly 38% of energy-related CO2 emissions, worldwide… For these reasons, the UN estimated that, in order to limit the rise in global temperatures to less than 2 degrees by 2030, the RealContinue reading “ESG Impact, through Real Estate management”

Taxonomy vs. Greenwashing: 14 key takeaways on EU webinars

Did you miss last week the 2-days of webinars on the EU Taxonomy for Green Finance organized by the European Commission the 24 and 26 of February ? Don’t let it bother you: we prepared 14 key takeaways! Webinars on EU Taxonomy: Agenda With the 800 printed pages of EU taxonomy, 1 kg. of pop-corn,Continue reading “Taxonomy vs. Greenwashing: 14 key takeaways on EU webinars”

ESG rebranding, ESG debranding, and the SFDR

Will we reach a turning point in ESG investments, when, within 24 days, on March, the 10th, most of the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) obligations will become applicable? The current situation has indeed become quite paradoxical in the biggest market, Europe, representing 70% of the worldwide sustainable AuM : never before had ESG fundsContinue reading “ESG rebranding, ESG debranding, and the SFDR”