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GRI celebrates Earth Day all week long

GRI is marking Earth Day 2021 every day this week by sharing some of the recent research we’ve published and events we’ve hosted that support Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk. Watch for a new update every day this week:     April 19 Today marks the start of Earth Week. Read GRI’s Sustainable Finance and… View Article

Summary of federal budget proposals related to addressing climate risk

The Canadian federal budget outlined more than $17 billion to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across the economy and help drive a green economic recovery from the pandemic-induced slowdown in a mix of spending and tax relief: $5 billion to the Net Zero Accelerator fund that helps large-emitting companies from sectors such as cement and steel to… View Article

2021 Q1 Credit Outlook Survey-IACPM News Release

Stimulus Flood Drives Away Fear of Default in North America; Latest IACPM Credit Outlook Survey Has Positive Risk Retention Result for First Time Since Covid Pandemic Began. New York, NY – For the first time since the Coronavirus pandemic struck early last year, risk retention turned positive in the latest IACPM Credit Outlook survey, meaning… View Article

GRI celebrates World Health Day

Today GRI celebrates World Health Day. We cannot have a healthy economy without healthy people.  Your health and the health of our economy are important to us at GRI. #worldhealthday #worldhealthday2021 #yourhealthmatters #bekindtoyourself #riskmanagement

GRI Celebrates International Women’s Day

Today as we celebrate International Women’s Day, I want to take a moment to recognize the many accomplished women I work with on our staff, our Board and across academia, government and business.  It is a privilege to work with you on issues that matter to our country. I also want to take a moment… View Article

Net Zero, Now What?

Toronto, February 11, 2021 – As part of its 2021 Outlook for Sustainable Finance and Climate Risk, the Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) sees 2021 as the time to establish concrete plans for the ambitious carbon emissions reduction goals set in 2020 by all major economies and some leading financial firms.