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White House Targets Financial Disclosure of Climate Risk

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Originally posted in the Washington Examiner.

A White House climate official is scheduled to speak Monday about a new plan to disclose the financial risk associated with climate change, following work with a Group of 20 task force.

Disclosing Climate-Related Financial Risk

Former chair of the US Security and Exchange Commission, Mary Schapiro discusses the importance of clear and consistent standards for climate-related financial disclosures.
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Former SEC Chair: Fossil-Fuel Interests Should Disclose Financial Risks of Climate Change

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Originally posted on Morning Consult

Companies with investments in oil, gas and coal need to do a better job disclosing the financial risk of climate change to their investors, a former chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission and an Obama administration official said Monday.

Clean Energy Has Arrived; Corporate Climate Disclosure Approaching

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Originally posted on Forbes

The transition from fossil fuels to clean energy is so established already that it would be difficult to reverse it, an official from the White House Office of Management and Budget said Monday.

Carney’s Departure Will Leave a Vacuum at the Top for Green Finance

His chairmanship of the high-level Financial Stability Board (FSB) where he was instrumental in forming the Task Force on Climate Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
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Originally posted on Responsible Investor.

Mark Carney, whose departure from his role as Governor of the Bank of England was announced yesterday, will leave a vacuum at the top of global policy making around ‘green finance’ and climate disclosure.

Carney, the former head of the Bank of Canada, will step down from the post in 2019.

Can Michael Bloomberg (Finally) Move the Needle on Climate Disclosure?

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Originally posted on GreenBiz
 

Former New York City mayor, media mogul and erstwhile presidential contender Michael Bloomberg recently got a new gig: chair of the Financial Stability Board’s (FSB) task force on climate-related financial disclosure.

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