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SEC Chair Reinforces Importance of Mandatory Climate Disclosure Proposal

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September 15, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Speaking before the Senate Banking Committee today, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler testified that the agency has the legal authority to put forth and enact rules that will protect investors from risks in the market, including the financial risks associated with climate change.

Steven M. Rothstein, Managing Director, Ceres Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Markets at Ceres reacted to the Chair’s testimony:

What Is CDP?

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CDP is a non-profit data aggregator and disclosure system that helps organizations measure and manage risks associated with climate change and resource scarcity. CDP was formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project and has played a leading role in driving corporate climate disclosure and action for more than 20 years. CDP issues organizational scores that are intended to incentivize companies to increase both their action and transparency.

Ceres Finds U.S. Financial Regulators Have Made Significant Progress in Addressing Climate-Related Financial Risk Over the Past Year

Nine federal agencies have taken 230 actions to address climate financial risk, according to a new 2022 Ceres scorecard.
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June 27, 2022 /3BL Media/ - A new scorecard released today by Ceres shows that U.S. financial regulators across nine federal agencies have taken 230 actions since April 2021 to tackle the financial risks of climate change, a clear sign of regulatory progress.

Workiva Webinar: SEC Climate Disclosure Proposal: Your Questions Answered

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The ESG regulatory pressure continues to mount in tandem with increasing shareholder scrutiny toward corporate-accountability business practices. As finance and sustainability teams implement or expand their ESG programs to deliver value for a broadened stakeholder group, the SEC climate disclosure proposal may reorient these efforts extensively.

SEC Chair Joins Ceres in Calling on Investors, Companies and the Public to Participate in Climate Disclosure Rule-making Process

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April 12, 2022 /3BL Media/ - U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler joined Ceres today in a live virtual meeting with investors and companies and other sustainability advocates to discuss the SEC’s new proposed rule, Enhancement and Standardization of Climate-Related Disclosures for Investors. In his comments, Chair Gensler urged investors, companies and the public to make their voices heard in shaping the final rule.

Metrio Empowers Companies to Adapt to Changing Climate Disclosure Regulations

Leading sustainability reporting software provider helps businesses cut through framework fog during climate transition
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For Investors With Net Zero Commitments, the SEC's Proposed Mandatory Climate Disclosure Rule Is Crucial

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By Rev. Kirsten Snow Spalding, Senior Program Director, Investor Network

With its landmark new draft rule, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has taken a critical step in making our markets more secure and reducing financial risks by proposing that climate risk disclosure be mandatory for all publicly traded companies.

Discussion on SEC Climate Disclosure Rule Proposal With SEC Chair Gary Gensler

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April 7, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Ceres to hold a virtual live discussion with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler and investors and companies about the new proposed climate disclosure rule.

Ceres Welcomes Release of Global Climate and Sustainability Disclosure Standards for Public Comment

ISSB standards set global baseline and strongly complement SEC climate disclosure proposal
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April 4, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Ceres welcomes today’s release of the climate and sustainability reporting standards by the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB), which cover the disclosure of material information about a company’s significant sustainability-related risks and opportunities.

New Ceres Guidance Aims to Help Investors Cut Through the Confusion About Corporate Net-Zero Commitments and Carbon Credits

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March 2, 2022 /3BL Media/ - As net-zero commitments both grow in popularity as well as come under increasing scrutiny, Ceres today released critical guidance to help investors assess the integrity of corporate net-zero commitments and companies’ use of carbon credits to deliver on those commitments.

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