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Minding the Sustainability GAAP

Limited transparency around corporate sustainability risks can lead to investments that are bad for the environment, and investors' bottom lines.

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Analyzing Environmental Trends in Asia

How can the financial community better understand the financial impacts of environmental trends?

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Surveying Risk, Building Opportunity

Financial Impacts of Energy, Water and Climate Risks on Real Estate in Asia

This report presents a framework to assess risks associated with energy security, water scarcity, and climate change for the real estate sector in Southeast Asia. It also discusses financial opportunities in the region’s growing green building market.

Adding Environmental Risk to the Financial Equation

Despite projections, many financial analysts ignore the risks and opportunities associated with environmental trends. ENVEST seeks to change this.

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Small Companies, Big Impacts

The New Ventures directors answer questions about what small, sustainable companies can do to boost local economies and protect the environment.

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Closing the Bankers' Loophole in Emissions Reporting

Financial institutions are learning to protect investors--and themselves--from investments exposed to risk from climate change.

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On the Frontiers of Finance

Scaling up Investment in Sustainable Small and Medium Enterprises in Developing Countries

*On the Frontiers of Finance* provides an overview of the current landscape, lending practices, and principal challenges of financial intermediaries providing capital to sustainable SMEs in developing countries. The objective of this study is to help stimulate greater and more effective...

Accounting for Risk

Conceptualizing a Robust Greenhouse Gas Inventory for Financial Institutions

This report takes a first step in helping financial institutions create more robust GHG inventories, by discussing objectives, options, and challenges for financial institutions and stakeholders to consider when creating and evaluating a GHG emissions inventory.

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