Central banks discuss macrofinancial impacts of climate change
A joint Bank of Italy and Bank of England research conference on the macrofinancial impacts of climate change has concluded with a call by BoI governor Ignazio Visco for international collaboration in the runup to Cop26.
ECB releases bank climate stress test methodology
The ECB has published the methodology of its upcoming climate risk stress test of Eurosystem banks, requiring lenders to assess their exposure to climate risks and evaluate their response to common transition scenarios.
Climate-neutral central banking: How the European System of Central Banks can support the transition to net-zero
This policy report examines why EU central banks need to adopt net-zero climate strategies and offers seven concrete recommendations for how they can do so. Jointly published by the London School of Economics’ Grantham Institute and SOAS University of London, …
Central Bank Market Neutrality is a Myth
The idea that the monetary policy portfolios of central banks can be market neutral is comprehensively dismantled in this article.