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Investing in a time of climate change

A new report is taking on a very different side to climate change. Instead of debating the relevancy of the theory as the two main political parties keep doing ad nauseam the trials of tribulations related to the financial markets. This comes from a new research paper published by the international consulting firm Mercer. There have also been many news related articles taken from this paper. Breaking climate-risk management out into four major factors (denoted by the acronym TRIP, which stands for technology, resource availability, impact, and policy), the authors recommend that long-term investors “consider hedging and weighting changes” and…