Physical and transitional climate risk management in the financial sector.
The management of physical and transitional climate risks in the financial sector is of critical importance in today’s world. As climate change accelerates, these risks pose significant threats to financial stability. Recognizing this, it is vital to explore proactive strategies for the financial sector to navigate these challenges successfully. This event will provide a platform to address the importance of integrating climate risk management into financial institutions, fostering resilience, and safeguarding the global economy against climate-related shocks.
Current global trends indicate a heightened awareness of climate risks in the financial sector. Regulatory bodies and investors are increasingly focused on evaluating climate risks, driving the integration of climate considerations into investment and lending decisions. There’s a growing emphasis on reporting and disclosure of climate-related information, with a shift toward sustainable and transition finance. This event will delve into the latest trends and evolving best practices in climate risk management, showcasing the sector’s efforts to mitigate and adapt to these risks.
The event, “Physical and Transitional Climate Risk Management in the Financial Sector,” offers a platform for in-depth discussions on managing climate-related risks within the financial industry. It brings together financial experts, regulators, and climate professionals to explore strategies for understanding, measuring, and mitigating both physical and transitional climate risks. By examining trends, challenges, and best practices, the event aims to equip financial institutions with the knowledge and tools necessary to navigate these risks, ensuring the stability and resilience of the global financial sector in an era of climate change.
Helena Viñes / Chair / EU Platform on Sustainable Finance
- Eugene Wong / ASEAN Capital Markets
- Tomohiro Ishikawa / MUFG
- Rafael Matos / COFIDES
- Irene Heemskerk / European Central Bank
- Antoni Ballabriga / BBVA
- Nick Robins / Board Member / Planet Tracker