S&P Global Ratings’ Peter Kernan and Michael Wilkins consider the effects of climate change on corporate credit ratings

As the damages resulting from global weather trends compound year by year, international credit markets have begun to take climate change more seriously, write Michael Wilkins, Head of Sustainable Finance, and Peter Kernan, Managing Director, S&P Global Ratings.

The article describes how environmental and climate (E&C) risks—as well as opportunities—may affect an entity’s capacity and willingness to meet its financial commitments, along with case studies and a description of S&P Global Ratings’ methodology.

Read the full article here. (note: behind a paywall)

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