Stakeholders want more information on climate-related risk, but for the most part it's not readily available.
The effects will be many and varied, experts say.
The effects of climate change on corporations will be massive and diverse.
Recommendations of a Financial Stability Board task force on climate-related financial disclosures are aimed at companies' risk management functions.
Risks and challenges aren't the only effects climate change will have on companies. There's good news too.
Companies have good reasons for factoring in the regulatory environment when deciding whether to go public.
Is excessive disclosure regulation a primary cause of the long slump in IPO activity? There's hardly a consensus on that among experts.
Aside from disclosure regulations, the factors include politics, markets, investor demand, the business climate, and competition.
The commission and Congress have actually done much to ease the way for new IPOs, a capital markets attorney says.
While preventing another financial crisis is paramount, there were a number of unintended consequences of the law.