Product Category: C12 Impact on Business

Insights from a Corporate Climate Journey: A Discussion with Bridge Investment Group

Insights from a Corporate Climate Journey: A Discussion with Bridge Investment Group

August 15, 2023 Companies around the world are continuing to grapple with the ever-evolving regulations and investor expectations surrounding climate disclosure and management. But many don’t know where to begin on their climate journeys, how to address the growing threat of climate risk, and the steps to managing it. Additionally, many are still unsure how […]

EP5: How the Finance Sector Can Address Climate Risk

EP5: How the Finance Sector Can Address Climate Risk

The impacts of climate change pose a massive risk to the financial sector. Companies that continue to invest, lend, or insure assets that fail to transition to a low-carbon economy or are highly exposed to natural disasters have the potential to lose significant capital. All this means firms need to actively manage their climate-related financial […]

Why Competitor Benchmarking is Crucial to Your Climate Progress

Why Competitor Benchmarking is Crucial to Your Climate Progress

Most large and medium-sized organizations are feeling the pressure to improve the ways they manage and disclose climate risk — but most don’t know where to start or who should take responsibility.  The key to climate success begins with looking outward. There is a wealth of insight and guidance contained within the climate disclosures of […]

EP4: Integrating Climate and Nature-Related Financial Risk

EP4: Integrating Climate and Nature-Related Financial Risk

More companies are beginning to recognize the importance of addressing their financial risks from climate change and nature loss. But few have yet to acknowledge just how interconnected the two are with one another. In this episode, Host Laura Zizzo discusses how climate- and nature-related financial risks and opportunities integrate with one another. To provide […]

What Makes a Decision-Useful Climate Disclosure?

What Makes a Decision-Useful Climate Disclosure?

February 15th, 11 am ET Thousands of organizations claim to produce climate reports that align with the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). But how many of these reports contain actionable information that investors and other stakeholders can use to make critical decisions?  Manifest Climate applied its unique methodology to 100 companies’ disclosures to […]

Global Risks Report Highlights Urgent Need for Climate Risk Planning

Global Risks Report Highlights Urgent Need for Climate Risk Planning

Failing to take action to mitigate and adapt to climate risks poses major economic risks, a survey of the world’s top experts shows. The findings affirm the importance of climate risk management and planning for businesses. The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report 2023 examines the key threats to the global economy over the short […]

What to Expect For Climate Risk Disclosures in 2023

What to Expect For Climate Risk Disclosures in 2023 A country road with ground fog.

Last year was a game changer for climate risk disclosures. More companies began to report their climate-related information, and regulators around the world moved closer toward mandating corporate climate reporting. Many of these incoming climate reporting requirements are based on the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), the world’s leading climate reporting framework. The […]

Creating Climate Transition Metrics that Matter

Creating Climate Transition Metrics that Matter Creating Climate Transition Metrics that Matter

The climate metrics zoo is getting wilder. Increasing numbers of banks and other financial institutions are disclosing climate indicators and quantifying how their activities support net-zero goals. But the rapid spread of financed emissions data, portfolio alignment tools, and other climate gauges has yet to significantly change the financial system’s approach to the low-carbon transition. […]

Four Ways Climate Change Impacts Businesses

Four Ways Climate Change Impacts Businesses

Climate change is a systemic risk. It is impacting all aspects of the global economy and poses challenges to each and every business — large or small. Climate-related risks are categorized into two groups: physical and transition risks. Physical risks are those linked to extreme weather events and changing long-term climatic conditions. Transition risks are […]