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Ever-increasing sanctions are creating operational challenges not only for sanctioned entities but the industry as a whole
Business continuity depends on effective and robust communications, as many companies only discovered in the wake of March’s disastrous earthquake in Japan
The COP16 meeting in Cancun has been deemed a ‘technical success’ by market participants, but expectations were far lower in comparison to Copenhagen. Katie Holliday investigates
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Yvo De Boer, previous executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) says that there will be no legally binding agreement drawn out at COP16
Well aware that fresh water is a precious and increasingly limited resource, water companies and governments are pouring billions of dollars into new infrastructure. This makes the sector an interesting proposition for investors seeking to capitalise...
Despite the integral role played by forests in efforts to combat global warming, the market for forest-based carbon offsets has been slow to develop. Katie Holliday talks to experts about how this landscape is now changing
Investing based on principles rather than pure monetary gains has increased significantly, with the financial crisis acting to emphasise the importance of taking long-term investment views. The United Nations’ Principle for Responsible Investment –...
The relationship between the public and private sector needs to be strengthened at a quicker pace to ensure the future of project-based mechanisms such as clean development mechanism (CDM) and joint implementation (JI) projects, says a United Nations...
The market for long-term Chinese generated certified emission reductions (CER) units is in a pricing limbo, after China, the world’s largest carbon emissions emitter and one of the largest developers of clean development mechanism (CDM) projects, failed...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future
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