On the Road to “Greening” Finance

There is a transformation afoot. Perhaps it is due to the momentum building around the upcoming Paris climate negotiations, or to the extreme weather felt in many parts of the world. Or perhaps it is a function of new actors stepping into the climate change debate, such as insurers and ratings agencies, who are beginning to make tangible links between risks, returns, and climate change. No matter the reason, the financial community is beginning to think about climate change for both the investment opportunities it presents and the risks to portfolios that may result, both from increasing climate-related events and [...]