FCA delays ESG consultations as result of Covid-19

The Financial Conduct Authority has postponed its current ESG consultations (along with other open consultations) as a result of the continuing Covid-19 crisis. The response deadline for CP20/3 (Proposals to enhance climate-related disclosures by listed issuers and clarification of existing disclosure obligations) has been extended from 1 June 2020 to 1 October 2020 and the work of the Climate Financial Risk Forum will also be delayed.