European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority

EIOPA ESG Regulations

The European Insurance and Pensions Authority is responsible for formulating regulatory policies for insurance companies and pension management institutions. As asset owners, these institutions play an important role in ESG investing. 

The EU’s ESG development is at the forefront of the world. As part of the EU’s financial regulatory system, the European Insurance and Pensions Authority, the European Securities and Markets Authority and the European Banking Authority jointly developed the EU ESG policies.

Regulation Authorities

ESMA, EBA and EIOPA Issues Opinions on Sustainability Reporting Standards

Three European regulation authorities (ESMA, EBA and EIOPA) issued their opinions on the draft of European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS for short), the first edition published by the European Financial Reporting Advisory (EFRA) in November last year. The purpose of ESRS is to establish a common European sustainable reporting standard in order to promote the development of ESG and keep pace with global sustainable development


EIOPA Releases the First Climate Stress Test Result

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) released the climate stress test report of insurance and pension institutions for the first time. This report assumes that the implementation of climate policy is later than expected, which leads to