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  • Deutsche AM puts its money on measurement of physical climate risk

    first_imgIn a statement, the asset manager said it would be able to integrate a company’s physical climate risk equity score within new investment products, and assess the implications of climate events for individual companies in its portfolios. The move backs up Deutsche Asset Management CEO Nicolas Moreau’s previously expressed view that investors have not been taking seriously enough the physical impacts of climate change, and focussing too much on the potential repricing of economic assets.More recently, Moreau said natural disasters such as the hurricanes making landfall in the US this year “discredit” the investment industry’s current approach to accounting for climate change risk.The focus on transition risk resulted in “a false sense of comfort” that the investment implications of climate risk, while substantial, would arise in the long-term, according to Moreau.Physical disruption from hurricanes or floods posed a “clear and present danger”, he argued. Also, scientists believed that stronger and more frequent extreme weather events would be a feature for many years to come even if greenhouse gas emissions fell to zero tomorrow, he said.“Investment managers need to contend with the physical aspects of climate risk with some urgency,” said Moreau.Companies need to disclose their related risk exposures, but investors should not wait for them to do so and also needed to seek alternative sources of information, he said.This would include information from the mapping of corporate facilities’ physical location as Four Twenty Seven does. Satellite imagery of Hurricane Harvey, one of three Category 4 hurricanes to make landfall in the US in 2017, a new record Deutsche Asset Management is set to consider companies’ exposure to catastrophic climate events as part of its investment decision-making.Deutsche developed the new approach with the help of California-based climate intelligence advisory firm Four Twenty Seven. The latter has mapped the physical locations of more than 1m corporate facilities globally and uses scientific models to assess the likelihood of them being affected by climate hazards such as heatwaves, floods and cyclones.Deutsche said it was the first time this had been done for investment purposes, and it provided a method of calculation for individual companies’ exposure to catastrophic events.The approach has been developed for measuring physical climate risk in equity portfolios.last_img read more

  • Lyon striker eager to hear from Man Utd

    first_img Loading… Promoted Content7 Worst Things To Do To Your Phone8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The WorldBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them7 Non-Obvious Things That Damage Your Phone5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?The Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime7 Universities In The World With The Highest Market ValueBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made6 Most Handsome Indian Actors Sky Sports says Manchester United appears to be the Frenchman’s dream destination and a move will be on the cards if the Red Devils believe the Lyon man is worth it. Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas will let Dembele leave in the summer but will want big money for the former Celtic and Fulham striker.Advertisement Aulas said last week: “We already have a certain number of offers for our players for summer. We sell the players who want to leave to where they want to go.” Read Also:Football analysts tell Barcelona to sign Chukwueze as Dembele replacement Chelsea tried signing the 23-year-old in the January transfer window but were blocked from completing a move due to Lyon’s on-going injury crisis. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Lyon striker, Moussa Dembele, is eager to make a return to the Premier League next season.last_img read more

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