Partner Debra Franzese discusses SFDR applicability for U.S. managers with Simmons & Simmons’ Lucian Firth

January 21, 2021

The European Union Sustainable Finance Disclosures Regulation (SFDR) goes into effect beginning March 10, 2021 and is applicable to select U.S. Managers.

In this 15-minute discussion, Investment Management partner and head of Seward & Kissel’s ESG Task Force, Debra Franzese discusses SFDR with Investment Management partner Lucian Firth from our alliance partner, Simmons & Simmons. The conversation outlines specific fact patterns for U.S. managers to help them determine whether they are within scope of SFDR and if so, what action is required.