Green Finance

Mobilizing Capital for the Brown to Green Transition: Panel of Catalyzers
BENZ-SALIASI, Entela | LOH, Christine

Hong Kong’s financial system is ready to go green. Asset owners are increasingly driving this revolution. Yet a successful transformation requires integrating science, data, technology, and sustainable values to assess clima ...

Risking It All

Risk related to climate change is a systematic and unpriced risk. It is the biggest threat to business and society today. Losses related to the climate are now four times higher than in 1980s. According to Aon, 2019 losses reached ...

A Change in the Weather

Climate change threatens human societies with long-term catastrophic consequences. These threats must be addressed immediately. A delayed response to climate change will lead to further deterioration and a greater chance of irre ...

Research Responsibilities

ESG, or Environmental, Social, and Governance, has become a hot topic recently. In this article I summarize what I have learned about environmental risks from various sources, and provide my thoughts on academic research focusing ...

China’s Carbon Neutrality Pledge: A New Development Agenda
LOH, Christine

China’s pledge on September 22 to achieve carbon neutrality by 2060 was a major piece of good news for the world. Not only that, on September 30, China also called for biodiversity protection. Both announcements were made at ...