New framework provides guidance on importance of assessing natural capital impacts and dependencies in global finance

23 April Hong Kong: Today ‘Connecting Finance and Natural Capital: A Supplement to the Natural Capital Protocol’ (the Supplement) is launched during an event at the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. The Supplement provides a framework for financial institutions (FIs) to assess the natural capital impacts and dependencies of their investments and portfolios.

 

Posted by Ashleigh Lezard on 22nd April 2018 at 12:00am

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Ground-breaking, open source tool stress tested bank loan portfolios under drought scenarios in Mexico, Brazil, China and the US

Posted by Marie Morice on 5th April 2017 at 12:00am

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26 October 2016 – Partners come together to launch briefing note at the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative in Dubai

Financial institutions (FIs) are looking to better understand the natural capital risks and opportunities associated with their direct operations, as well as their investment, lending and insurance portfolios.

Posted by Rachel Mountain on 23rd November 2016 at 12:00am

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Dubai, Geneva, Oxford, 26th October 2016 – The Natural Capital Declaration (NCD), the leading global finance-led initiative convened by the Global Canopy Programme (GCP) and the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) today announced that has changed its name to become the Natural Capital Finance Alliance (NCFA), effective immediately.

Posted by Marie Morice on 26th October 2016 at 12:00am

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Citi, UBS, ICBC, Banamex, Banorte, Caixa Econômica Federal, Itaú Santander and FIRA are working with the Natural Capital Declaration and the German Government’s Emerging Markets Dialogue on Green Finance to include the economic impact of drought in bank stress testing scenarios.

Posted by Rachel Mountain on 3rd May 2016 at 12:00am

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