Mapping the impact of climate change

In this three-minute video, we share the climate-exposure risk-analysis tool we have developed in partnership with Woodwell Climate Research Center. This software helps our investment teams track and assess physical climate risks facing capital-market assets around the world.

Tracking the physical risk analysis of climate exposure

Continuing in our partnership with Woodwell Climate Research Center, we have developed a new risk-analysis tool that helps measure climate exposure.  This short video explains how our investment teams use the tool to assess the physical climate risks of investments under consideration.

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