James Richens

Research Editor
Trucost, part of S&P Dow Jones Indices

James is Research Editor at Trucost, part of S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI).

James is Trucost’s Research Editor. He is responsible for editing Trucost’s public and client research reports, as well as promoting the importance of ESG considerations in the marketplace.

James has many years of experience writing about environmental sustainability as a journalist for ENDS Report, the UK environment business magazine. Before that he worked as an environmental policy adviser for the Confederation of British Industry. James graduated from the University of Strathclyde with a degree in politics.

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Carbon Pricing Is Essential for Effective Climate-Related Financial Disclosure

The Financial Stability Board’s Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures published its final report on June 29, 2017, leaving many companies and market participants considering how best to implement its important recommendations. The recommendations are groundbreaking because they recognize climate change as a systemic risk to the financial stability of the global economy and present Read more […]