Fed scenario analysis, World Bank reform push and ECB deadline: 2023 in green central banking
The Fed’s inaugural climate scenario analysis exercise and an ECB deadline on banks’ management of climate risks are among the key milestones in green central banking in the year ahead.
Heat on the horizon: how Asia’s financial regulators must rise to the climate challenge
Countries in the Asia Pacific region are highly vulnerable to climate change and central banks must do more to mitigate the physical and transition risks, say policy experts from WWF.
Drought poses increasing risk for Brazil’s financial system
A growing drought risk to Brazil’s financial stability, a climate skills deficit among central bankers, a new initiative on data gaps and more from this week in green central banking.
Green central banking goes mainstream, but words aren’t yet matched by actions
Many central banks now recognise they have a role to play in addressing the climate crisis. But so far concerns have not been followed by concerted action, says Nikki Eames of Positive Money UK. …
Scenario analysis may ‘understate’ climate risks, warn FSB and NGFS
A joint report from the FSB and NGFS has warned that current climate scenario analysis exercises “may understate” climate exposure by failing to account for second-round effects, non-linearities and other large sources of climate risk.
Six banks to participate in Fed climate analysis
Details of the Fed’s climate scenario analysis exercise, an ECB study on inflation and the green transition and more from this week in green central banking.
‘Fossilflation’ an opportunity to avoid disorderly transition, says NGFS
A new NGFS paper has argued that increased fossil energy prices is acting as an involuntary price on carbon, offering a “narrow but unique opportunity” to accelerate the transition to net zero.
Ukraine crisis puts world in disorderly climate transition scenario, says NGFS’s Menon
The fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine may put the world in a disorderly climate transition scenario, the chair of the NGFS has said.
ECB paper quantifies effects of green QE
An ECB paper on green quantitative easing, the Bundesbank’s first climate-related disclosure, a warning that higher rates won’t solve fossil fuel inflation and more from this week in green central banking.
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