In an opinion piece published by Financial Times publication FTAdviser, Eurosif’s Executive Director Flavia Micilotta explains how the problem of defining sustainability-related terms hampers the further growth of SRI.

“The definition issue regarding sustainability-related terms (too many, too broad) keeps on rearing its head, despite the many positive developments which the industry has witnessed so far, and potentially hampers further growth,” Micilotta writes.

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However, the future looks brighter, as she concludes: “Clearly, we are not there yet but it is fair to acknowledge the work that has been done so far and show support for those regulators and others who can help make the future brighter.”