Assessing and disclosing climate-related financial risk

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Physical climate risk has emerged as a prominent threat to the financial sector and the global economy. Understanding investments’ exposure to risk from climate hazards is a critical step toward building resilience.

2017

This white paper provides some of the tools that investors need to more accurately monitor and address the physical effects of climate change on investment portfolios. The objective is to satisfy institutional investors’ growing desire for more climate

Four Twenty Seven
2016

This report analyzes information submitted by more than 4,000 suppliers of 75 Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) supply chain members, which represent more than US$2 trillion in procurement spend. It outlines the current state of supplier performance on

Carbon Disclosure Project
The private sector has never been more engaged in the work of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and this meeting today, and the proposals which will come from it, will help to ensure the integration of the business sector and financial system into the priorities for action contained in the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction...
Willis Towers Watson
2014

This review overviews the climate-change-related disclosures from public companies to institutional investors. The report presents key findings and responses provided by S&P 500 companies across economic sectors to the risk-related questions in CDP’s

Carbon Disclosure Project
Companies increasingly factor extreme weather into their strategic planning and a report from the United Nations due on Friday is expected to underscore the heightened risks they face. Extreme temperatures, droughts, and sea level rises will all get worse unless governments make sharp cuts to greenhouse gas emissions...
Thomson Reuters Foundation, trust.org