Tag: climate-relate risk

S&P’s Mike Wilkins tells Business Green that climate risk assessment is moving in the right direction, but not fast enough

Even after the 2008 financial crisis, new research by the 2° Investing Initiative and the Generation Foundation highlights how analysts and investors still largely ignore ‘white swans’ – non-cyclical, non-linear, long-term financial risks that short-term (1-5 years) focused financial analyses leave in the dark. In an interview for Business Green, Mike Wilkins, S&P Global Ratings’ …

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S&P reaction to new Task Force report on climate-related financial disclosures captured in the specialist press

As a member of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) – a group of finance leaders chaired by Mike Bloomberg – Michael Wilkins, Managing Director and Head of Global Environmental & Climate Research at Standard & Poor’s, believes there should be greater transparency surrounding businesses’ climate-related financial disclosures. In article for Low Carbon Energy …

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