5 Ways Pension Funds Can Seize the Opportunity of Net Zero
In September 2021, the 10 largest pension funds in Canada received letters from their beneficiaries with a request for bigger transparency and a plan to meet legal obligations regarding climate risk management. However, transparency is not enough for the future. If Canadian pension funds want to join the global investment community that strives to reach Net Zero by 2050, they have to ensure that their portfolio emits between 7 – 10% less emissions each year from now until 2050. This is a big job, but a doable one. Here are five thoughts to help them on their way.
5 Ways Investors Can Seize The Opportunity of Net Zero
“We know that climate risk is investment risk. But we also believe the climate transition presents a historic investment opportunity.” Larry Fink, BlackRock, 2021 The global investment community is in agreement on the direction of climate action: Net Zero by 2050, which implies ensuring that your portfolio emits 7 – 10% less emissions each year from now until 2050. This is a big job, but a doable one. Here are five thoughts to help you on your way.