Thursday May 4 - Investment decisions worldwide are reflecting an increasing concern with the impacts of climate change on companies, assets and economies. Transparency in Transition: A guide to investor disclosure of climate change has been prepared for investors by investors to help improve transparency and better inform a variety of stakeholders on the way climate change risks and opportunities are being tackled by the institutional economy. Based on the forthcoming recommendations from the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TFCD), the guide serves as a practical framework for implementing and improving investor disclosure, organised around core principles, effective narrative and the selection of appropriate metrics. It also looks more broadly at the challenges of investor disclosure on climate change risks and opportunities.
The report is designed to help focus the perspective, approach and attributes of good quality investor disclosure, and aims to guide and inform not only investors, but also lenders, insurers and other stakeholders.
Read the full report here.