Webinar: Nature and country risk from CountryRisk.io on Vimeo. Ecological data confirms that many forms of natural capital and the associated ecosystem services are in decline. There is growing recognition that biodiversity and nature-related risks could have significant consequences for economies and the global financial system. What are the links to sovereign risk and what [...]
PRI’s Jasper Cox speaks with Joanna Woods from Franklin Templeton and Susan Burns from Global Footprint Network about how climate change affects sovereign bonds through both physical risk and transition risk, and how investors can measure this.
Join Global Footprint Network, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), MN, and DEGROOF Petercam on 30 May for a comprehensive exploration of climate strategies for sovereign bond investors – including the use of a dashboard of indicators to identify and manage carbon transition and climate risks. Until now carbon disclosure has focused mostly on listed equities and to a lesser extent corporate [...]
The 27th Annual SRI Conference - on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing serves thought leaders, investors, and investment professionals in the ESG, Shareowner Advocacy, and Impact Investing space. Together, they are catalyzing the shift to a more socially equitable and environmentally sustainable economy. The SRI Conference continues to offer a robust agenda covering innovative financial products, [...]
Susan Burns, Co-Founder of Global Footprint Network and Director of its Finance for Change Initiative, moderated this panel discussion at PRI in Person in Singapore. In his introduction, Nick Robins, co-director of the UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, called the discussion the "best session of PRI in Person." "This is the session [...]