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First Climate Risk Shareholder Proposal Supported By BlackRock

Posted on May 15, 2017 at 11:55 AM

Tell me again that the world is not changing in its attitude to climate risk. Investors have their ears to the ground and even the most reluctant to hear appear to be listening and willing to put pressure on business regarding the need for better corporate reporting on an issue that is increasingly being identified as a 'systemic risk.'


As we looked forward to another weekend and prayed for no 'news' to disrupt it, a climate risk shareholder proposal passed at a maj...

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Business+Climate Summit: Because Acting On #ClimateRisk Cannot Wait

Posted on June 28, 2016 at 8:30 AM

Pity the organisers of the Business and Climate summit that begins today in London, with two days at the Guildhall.


Because they laid their plans, with painstaking international colllaboration among those focused on climate risk, with no inkling that a few days before the event, the host country would vote for Brexit and reveal its capacity for a complete

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