Product Category: C23 Risk Management

Navigating California’s New Climate Disclosure Laws

Navigating California’s New Climate Disclosure Laws

November 30, 2023 Watch a groundbreaking discussion on California’s first-in-the-nation climate disclosure laws, SB 253 and SB 261. We explore the impact on businesses and hear insights from industry experts Laura Zizzo, Co-founder & CEO of Manifest Climate, Amanda Carty, Managing Director, ESG & Data Intelligence at Diligent, and Jake Rascoff, Director of Climate Financial […]

Breaking Down California’s SB 253 and SB 261 Climate Disclosure Rules

Breaking Down California’s SB 253 and SB 261 Climate Disclosure Rules

November 9, 2023 California’s legislature just passed first-in-the nation climate disclosure laws:  SB 253 and SB 261.  SB 253 will require all companies doing business in California with at least US$1bn in revenue to report their Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions, while SB 261 will compel those with more than US$500mn to publicly report […]

Assessing Climate Risk in Asset Management: A Conversation with Los Angeles Capital Management

Assessing Climate Risk in Asset Management: A Conversation with Los Angeles Capital Management

October 25, 2023 As the impacts of climate change become more apparent, a growing number of asset managers recognize the threat these natural disasters pose to their portfolios and investment strategies. In response, many companies are developing and undergoing extensive processes to both identify and assess their climate-related financial risks. Manifest Climate and Los Angeles […]

SB 253 and SB 261: California’s New Climate Disclosure Rules, Explained

SB 253 and SB 261: California’s New Climate Disclosure Rules, Explained

Corporate climate disclosure is the current focus of legislative bodies around the world. From the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) proposed climate disclosure rule to the EU Commission’s Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive, more companies are becoming subject to mandatory climate reporting. California, which is both a Democrat state and the US’s largest state economy, […]

Diving Into Corporate Climate Disclosure and Management Trends

Diving Into Corporate Climate Disclosure and Management Trends

September 20, 2023 As the world transitions to a climate-adjusted future, many organizations are beginning to acknowledge and address their financial risks resulting from climate change. To help respond to these issues and take action, companies are reporting their financially material climate-related information — including their climate governance processes, strategies, risk management practices, and metrics […]

Is It Time to Bring Technology Into Your Climate Risk Discussions?

Is It Time to Bring Technology Into Your Climate Risk Discussions?

The scramble to meet intensifying investor expectations has led to a war on ESG talent. Yet few companies are giving enough thought to the role of technology in their climate  journeys. Many may see investing in climate risk management technology as something for a later date, but this is a mistake. Companies at all stages […]

Insights from a Corporate Climate Journey: A Discussion with Bridge Investment Group

Insights from a Corporate Climate Journey: A Discussion with Bridge Investment Group

August 15, 2023 Companies around the world are continuing to grapple with the ever-evolving regulations and investor expectations surrounding climate disclosure and management. But many don’t know where to begin on their climate journeys, how to address the growing threat of climate risk, and the steps to managing it. Additionally, many are still unsure how […]

What the ISSB Standards Mean for the TCFD and Climate Reporting

What the ISSB Standards Mean for the TCFD and Climate Reporting

July 27, 2023 In June, the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) published its inaugural disclosure rules, which are intended to become the global climate and sustainability reporting baseline. The standards fully incorporate the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), the voluntary climate reporting framework released in 2017. The release of these […]

EP6: The Evolution of Data in Climate Risk Management

EP6: The Evolution of Data in Climate Risk Management

In order to become resilient to the financial risks of climate change, companies need to develop effective climate management. This requires clear, comparable, and robust climate data. But how does access to better data help companies enhance their climate management efforts? In this episode, Host Laura Zizzo talks about the evolution of climate data and […]

Harness the Power of Climate Disclosure and Investor Trends

Harness the Power of Climate Disclosure and Investor Trends

Data is essential to businesses’ efforts to build climate resilience and fulfill their low-carbon ambitions. It’s also vital for understanding how climate threats could imperil the wider economy and financial system.  In July 2023, the Financial Stability Board — a global panel of regulators — said consistent, high-quality, and comparable data is crucial for monitoring […]