Publication / 21 Sep 2017

Talking Points: Better Disclosure of ESG Risks and Opportunities Will Unlock Capital for Sustainable Development and Green Finance

Data is the key to scaling sustainable finance. Uncovering it is the challenge, says Trucost CEO Dr. Richard Mattison.

Dr. Richard Mattison, Trucost CEO and member of the EU High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, discusses how to overcome the barriers to sustainable finance.

Data is the key to scaling sustainable finance. Uncovering it is the challenge.

EU policymakers should be bold in implementing the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) as this will drive the availability of relevant, comparable, and consistent data for investment decisions.

Without meaningful disclosure data, markets will remain blind to the financial implications of climate risks. Without this data, market participants may fail to identify this century’s major growth opportunities.

28 January, 2020
Events Uncovering Business Value from Environmental, Social and Governance Factors, Webinar, 28th January 2020

More than ever companies are measuring and disclosing their performance around environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. By doing this, companies are able to reduce financial risks and uncover business opportunities. Moreover, record amounts of capital are flowing towards companies who do good. In this webinar you will learn: • The current sustainability landscape...

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3 February, 2020
Events Green Finance Summit – Phoenix – 3 – 4, 2020

The GreenFin Summit follows a successful launch event in 2019. That invitation-only event brought together 100 corporate sustainability leaders, major public-sector pension fund executives and leading financial institutions, with over a trillion dollars of combined assets under management. The discussion broached vital topics in ESG that will be expanded upon at the 2020 Summit. Richard Mattison...

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Events Achieving Results: In Corporate Strategy Today & Materiality Assessment Workshop – Arizona – 22nd & 23rd January

The AHC Group “Achieving Results” leadership workshop series is a process of transformational corporate learning, featuring the experiences and innovations of our Senior Associates, clients, and many of our leading global Corporate Affiliate Program member organizations. Brian Werner – Head of Business Development NFC, Americas at Trucost, part of S&P Global will be speaking at this event. For...

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