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TCFD Reaction: 'Turning Point for Climate Disclosure'

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Originally posted on Environmental Finance.

The launch of TCFD's recommendations were today hailed as a landmark moment for investors campaigning to have climate considerations integrated into mainstream reporting.

TCFD's Long-Awaited Report Revealed

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After a year of intensive work, the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) today laid out its eagerly-awaited recommendations designed to help standardise and mainstream considerations about the impacts of climate change on companies.

TCFD Report Launch: Key Comments from Carney, Bloomberg, Schapiro, Lindeijer

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Bank of England Governor and Chair of the Financial Stability Board Mark Carney has said the newly released report from the Task Force on Climate Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) represents a breakthrough in managing the risks and opportunities related with climate change.

Sustainable Investing and the Restoration of Community

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by Joe Keefe, president and CEO of Pax World Funds and its investment adviser, Pax World Management, LLC

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.

Former SEC Chief: Common Climate Risk Reporting Tool Important to Future Markets

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Originally posted on Exchange Monitor

Investors are beginning to understand the importance of recognizing the potential risks posed by climate change to companies they look to put their money into, according to Mary Schapiro, former chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and current special adviser to the Group of 20’s Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures.

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.

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