TCFD: A framework to communicate and mitigate climate risks
The TCFD recommendations have been backed by over 250 businesses worldwide, representing more than $6.5 trillion in market capitalization.Read more
Investors use disclosures as an insight into their investments over the long-term and to mitigate risk clusters within their portfolios.
Can the Marriage of Big Data and Sustainability Help Bankers Avoid Another CRE Debacle?
Banks are using big data to stress test and manage credit risk associated with commercial mortgages. A recent article in American Banker highlighted that even community banks, with under $5 billion in assets, are using market and tenant data software to inform commercial real estate (CRE) lending decisions and to monitor exposures. In light of recent warnings from regulators about growing […]Read more
A practical approach to assessing and managing physical climate change risks in global portfolios
Every day it’s impossible to avoid learning about another catastrophic climate event in mainstream media. Extreme weather can destroy properties and valuables, threaten lives and cripple businesses. The Financial Stability Board has deemed climate change a risk to the global financial system and launched the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) to guide companies on how to disclose climate-related risks, opportunities and financial impacts.Read more