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New Zealand introduces climate change law for financial firms in world first

New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law that will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the impacts of climate change on their business, minister for climate change James Shaw said on Tuesday.
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NZ to launch world-first climate change rules

New Zealand is bringing in a law to force its financial firms to report on climate-related risks.

2 months ago|United Kingdom
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Climate change threatens 'both the economy and the financial system,' says Bank of Canada

For the first time ever, the Bank of Canada has released a report examining the threat climate change poses to the country's financial system.

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New Zealand introduces climate change law for financial firms in world first

New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law that will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the impacts of climate change on their business, minister for climate change James Shaw said on Tuesday.

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In world first, New Zealand to make banks report climate impact

New Zealand will force banks to reveal the impact their investments have on climate change under world-first legislation intended to make the financial sector's environmental record transparent.

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
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New Zealand bill would require banks to disclose climate risks, in a world first

New Zealand is set to consider legislation that would require banks, insurers and asset managers to disclose the impacts of climate change on their businesses as the country tries to slash its carbon emissions.

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In World First, New Zealand To Make Banks Report Climate Impact

New Zealand will force banks to reveal the impact their investments have on climate change under world-first legislation intended to make the financial sector's environmental record transparent, officials said. Commerce Minister David Clark said the law would make climate reporting mandatory for banks, insurance companies and investment firms. "Becoming the first country in the world to introduce a law like this means we have an opportunity to s…

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New Zealand introduces climate change law for financial firms in world first

SYDNEY — New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law that will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the impacts of climate change on their business, minister for climate change James Shaw said on Tuesday (April 13).

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New Zealand introduces climate change law for financial firms in world first

SYDNEY: New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law that will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the ...

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New Zealand introduces climate change law for financial firms in world first

SYDNEY -- New Zealand has become the first country to introduce a law that will require banks, insurers and investment managers to report the impacts of climate change on their business, minister for climate change James Shaw said on Tuesday. Read More

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New Zealand's new legislation will force banks to report impact on climate

New Zealand could make banks reveal their impact on climate change, marking the first such legislation anywhere in the world to make banking sector’s environmental impact transparent. The legislation forces banks to reveal the impact caused by their investments. New Zealand’s Commerce Minister David Clark said that this law makes reporting compulsory for not only banks but also investment firms and insurance companies.

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