Are you lost in all the letters of sustainable investing? Fear not, you are not alone!
We have put together the most common acronyms and sustainability terms in this searchable table. Hope you find what you need!
|Acronym||Stands for||In Brief||More information|
|ESG||Environmental Social & Governance||Some of the most important letters in sustainable investing, it is often used as a synonym for sustainable investing||Related content|
|SRI||Sustainable & Responsible Investing||Together with ESG, SRI is one of the generic acronyms to designate sustainable investing practices||Related content|
|TCFD||Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure||A special group formed by the FSB to develop voluntary, consistent climate-related financial risk disclosures for use by companies in providing information to investors, lenders, insurers, and other stakeholders.||Related content|
|FSB||Financial Stability Board||International body that monitors and makes recommendations about the global financial system||FSB Webpage|
|SDG / SDGs||Sustainable Development Goals||a.k.a. Goals for Sustainable Development, 17 goals set by the United Nations and part of the 2030 Agenda.||UN page|
|2030||2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development||Agenda adopted by Heads of State and Governments in September 2015. A plan of action for people, planet and prosperity, with 17 SDGs and 169 associated targets.|
|MDG / MDGs||Millennium Development Goals||8 goals set by the United Nations in 2000. They have been replaced by the SDGs.|
|CDSB||Climate Disclosure Standard Board||A non-profit organization working to provide material information for investors and financial markets through the integration of climate change-related information into mainstream financial reporting.||Wikipedia|