Exxon Cleared in Landmark Climate Change Trial
A judge rejected New York state claims that Exxon misled investors about the potential costs of future climate regulations.
The Heat Is On: The Quiz
Think climate change is an esoteric topic that most CFOs need not ponder often? Think again. Brush up on your climate change knowledge with our quiz.
Joe Biden’s Climate Proposal Calls for $1.7 Trillion Investment
The plan would be funded by rolling back the Trump administration’s tax breaks for corporations.
Climate Change Reporting: A Catalyst for Change
As the effects of climate change become more prominent, they will become more and more visible in financial statements, says IASB's chair.
The Most Pressing Business Risk This Year
It's business interruption, and it can cause enormous financial losses, says Allianz.
New York A.G. Sues Exxon Over Misstating Climate Risks
The suit alleges the oil giant did not adequately address the costs of climate regulations.
Is Sustainability Fading from Board Agendas?
If news events in 2017 swayed directors to more highly value sustainability disclosures, the effect has apparently worn off in 2018, a study suggests.
Investors Push for Climate Risk Disclosure
Companies that haven't made extensive disclosures about their climate risk profile should be prepared for a raft of questions from shareholders.
Maritime Nations Agree to Cut CO2 Emissions
The agreement brings “another major constituency on board in the international quest" to reduce global warming.
Black Rock Chief Tells CEOs to Behave like Citizens
But billionaire investor Sam Zell wonders when it was that BlackRock CEO Larry Fink “had been made God."
Companies Struggle to Quantify Climate Risk
Stakeholders want more information on climate-related risk, but for the most part it's not readily available.