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Drought Stress Testing: Making Financial Institutions more Resilient to Environmental Risks (USA)

Event date: 17/03/2017 – 08.30-12.00

 

Location: New York City

 

Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH have developed an analytical framework and tool that allows banks to quantify and assess the potential impact of drought events on the performance of their corporate loan portfolio. Financed by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Environmental Stress Testing Tool was successfully tested and developed by global modelling experts RMS and 9 partner banks from Brazil, China, Mexico and the United States.

 

Speakers include:

 

Gregory Elders, Bloomberg Intelligence ESG Analyst, Bloomberg LP

Jonathan Gheyssens, Expert for Ecosystem Services and Sustainable Land Use, UNEP FI

John Kapitan, Head of Client Development Activities US Sales and Service, RMS

Courtney Lowrance, Global Head, Environmental and Social Risk Management, Citi

Marie Morice, Director, Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA)

Curtis Ravenel, Head of Sustainable Finance, Bloomberg LP

Nina Roth, Senior Advisor in Sustainable Finance, GIZ

Dr. Rahel Wendelspiess, Environmental and Social Risk, UBS

Lara Yacob, North America Regional Lead, UNEP-FI

 

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