Monday, March 1, 2021

Tag: ESG-related risks

Expert/Specialist Feedback on investRFP | Kristina Touzenis | BST-Impact

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact and Head of the investRFP Expert Group on Sustainability | Expert/Specialist Feedback on investRFP InvestRFP has decided to open the platform...

Double Materiality and Taxonomies | Internal Assessment vs. External Reporting &...

The concept of "materiality" is key to ESG investing. As part of the evolution of new sustainability reporting standards investors and asset managers will...

Sustainability Reporting as a Global Governance Challenge | Perspectives & Comments

Over the past few weeks the IFRS Foundation received more than 400 responses to the recent consultation paper. In response to the opening question with...

Scaling Sustainable Finance Through Integrated Corporate Finance | Jerome Lavigne-Delville |...

INSIGHT by Jerome Lavigne-Delville, Senior Consultant at the International Finance Corporation, Senior Advisor on Sustainable Finance at United Nations Global Compact, and Co-lead of the...

Climate Risk Metrics Can And Should Be Integrated Into Risk Assessments...

INSIGHT by Chiara Colesanti Senni (Council on Economic Policies) and Julia Anna Bingler (ETH Zurich) | Climate risks are material financial risks for financial institutions. This fact is widely recognised by...

Why The Pensions Industry Should Be Ambitious In Tackling Climate Risk...

INSIGHT by Joanne Etherton, Climate Finance Lead at ClimateEarth Looking back on 2020, one thing is clear: the imperative for pension providers to act on...

ESG in Private Equity: Value Creation, Misperceptions and Solutions | Jeff...

INTERVIEW with Jeff Cohen, Director of Capital Markets Integration | SASB recently published a paper to support private equity (PE) investors looking to evaluate or integrate ESG considerations into the...

Corporate Climate Responsibility: From Reputational to Liability Risk | Andreas Hoesli

INSIGHT by Andreas Hoesli, attorney-at-law, LL.M., PhD Candidate at University of Zurich. This article builds on a piece written by the author together with Prof....

Measuring What Matters: A New Approach to Assessing Sovereign Climate Risk...

INSIGHT by Nik Steinberg Managing Director, Research | Four Twenty Seven More frequent and severe extreme events driven by climate change pose a significant threat...

Are U.S. Corporates Ready for Climate Risk Disclosures? | Four Twenty...

INSIGHT by Natalie Ambrosio Preudhomme, Director, Communications at Four Twenty Seven | The results from the U.S. presidential elections signal an impending radical shift in U.S....