Thursday March 7, 2019 @ 15.00 GMT / 10.00 EST
Investors cannot afford to ignore environmental issues if they want to mitigate their portfolio exposure to significant financial, reputational, and regulatory risks.
Join us as we take a global perspective and unpack 4 key trends identified in our 2019 Environmental Risk Outlook that investors should be tracking over the year ahead.
In this session you'll learn about:
- What we see as the main issues driving investor and corporate risk in the year ahead, drawn from our Environmental Risk Outlook 2019
- The material take-aways for equities and corporate debt exposures at country and industry level
- The key signposts to watch out for on the regulatory front
- What to bear in mind when engaging with corporates on their environmental exposure and performance
We'll address key issues impacting corporates today including air pollution, the plastics crisis, and climate disclosure; factors that investors and companies cannot afford to ignore if they want to mitigate their exposure to financial, reputational, and regulatory risks.
James Lockhart Smith, Head of Financial Sector Risk
Will Nichols, Head of Environment Risk
Liz Hypes, Environment Analyst