News stories tagged climate change

Fed sets up committees to address climate change

(March 26, 2021) Two new Federal Reserve committees will focus on the impact of climate change on financial stability, Fed Board Gov. Lael Brainard said this week, as the agency...

NY climate change stance cited once more

(Feb. 12, 2021) The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) was cited, again, this week for its position on financial risk through climate change in a report issued...

New NCUA chair sees continuing partnerships with states as ‘invaluable’

(Feb. 12, 2021) A continuing partnership with state supervisors “will be invaluable” to ensuring a viable dual-chartering credit union system, NCUA Board Chairman Todd Harper said in a webinar Thursday,...

Report finds climate change presents physical, transition risks

(Nov. 25, 2020) Physical risks posed to financial stability by climate change – even in the short term — include a sharp fall in asset prices and an increase in...

In a first of its kind, NY cites risk from climate change

Credit unions and banks in New York have been advised by their state regulator to integrate financial risks from climate change into their governance, risk-management and business strategy frameworks, reportedly...