Belgium-Brussels: Development of Tools and Mechanisms for the Integration of ESG Factors into the EU Banking Prudential Framework and into Banks' Business Strategies and Investment Policies
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: https://ec.europa.eu/info/departments/financial-stability-financial-services-and-capital-markets-union_en
Section II: Object
Development of Tools and Mechanisms for the Integration of ESG Factors into the EU Banking Prudential Framework and into Banks' Business Strategies and Investment Policies
The purpose of the study is to provide the Contracting Authority with input to facilitate the achievement of the following objectives:
— integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks into EU banks' risks management processes,
— integrating ESG risks into EU prudential supervision,
— integrating ESG objectives into EU banks' business strategies and investment policies.
The tasks are to be performed at the premises designated by the contractor. A maximum of 5 co-ordination meetings with the Contracting Authority will be held in Brussels. See tender specifications.
The successful tenderer will have to carry out the following tasks:
I. Identification and stocktaking of best practices/principles for the integration of ESG risks into EU banks' risk management processes;
II. Identification and stocktaking of best practices/principles for the integration of ESG risks into EU prudential supervision;
III. Analysis of the impediments to the development of a well-functioning EU market for green finance and sustainable investment and the identification of appropriate instruments and strategies to promote the scaling-up of green finance and of the market for sustainable financial products.
See procurement documents.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
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A maximum of 2 representatives per tender can attend the opening of tenders. For organisational and security reasons, the tenderer must provide the full name and ID passport number of the representatives at least 3 working days in advance to: EC-FISMA-CONTRACTS@ec.europa.eu
Failing that, the Contracting Authority reserves the right to refuse access to its premises.
Section VI: Complementary information
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