IIA Canada VIRTUAL National Conference - September 14 - 16, 2020

Prudential Perspectives on Climate Risk in Canada

Day 1 - Concurrent Session 1 - Track 6
15 Sep 2019
12:00 - 12:50
Day 1 - Concurrent Session 1 - Track 6

Prudential Perspectives on Climate Risk in Canada

Level: Basic

Climate change is widely recognised as a top global risk, and financial regulators around the world are examining the relevance of climate risks for financial sector supervision. This presentation will provide an overview of how climate risks are currently affecting the insurance and banking sectors in Canada, and how these risks and their impacts are relevant for the supervision and regulation of the financial sector. The presentation will also provide insights on sound practices for addressing climate risks.