Assessing transition risks in banks’ corporate loan portfolios
Karhu, Anu; Hirvonen, Antti; Tolkki, Ville (24.01.2023)
JulkaisusarjaBank of Finland Bulletin. Analysis
JulkaisijaBank of Finland
Julkaisun pysyvä osoite onhttps://urn.fi/URN:NBN:fi-fe202301265971
Climate change is forcing the economy to transit towards a more sustainable future. Transition risks are related to the process of adjustment to a low-carbon economy. Granular data are needed to analyse the transition risks. Transition risks have economy-wide impacts via business links, and a comprehensive picture requires going beyond firms’ own emissions. The transition towards net-zero will need large investments. Based on future investment needs, it is expected that there will be a material increase in the demand for bank loans and other financing.
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