Zurich announces steps to 'accelerate climate change transition'

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Zurich Insurance Group has announced it is taking new steps to address climate change after its latest assessment shows the world is still not on course to meet the targets of the Paris Agreement. As a founding member of the UN Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance launched yesterday, Zurich is committing to a zero-emission portfolio of investments by 2050. It also plans a new service to help businesses better manage rapidly evolving risks. Mario Greco, Group CEO, Zurich Insurance Group, said: "Business has a critical role to play in transforming the global economy to tackle climate change. A...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.