Climate Change: Financial Risks and Opportunities. Imperial College Business School.
Firms already account for financial, operational and reputational risks they face. Soon they will have to make sense of how climate change will impact upon their businesses. How ready is your company?
One does not need to be a climate scientist to understand the supply chain disruptions associated with the physical impacts of climate change (e.g. inland flooding, extreme heat, and sea level rise) pose potentially severe threats to financial markets. Such fears have provoked investors, shareholders, lenders and underwriters to demand a more transparent reporting system for climate-related financial data.