Climate change was thought to be a mere theory, but think about the weather headlines in the news. Insurance companies are in the business of predicting the frequency, intensity and cost of extreme weather. The case is not made by one hurricane that cancelled your trip to Disney or by a snow drought in the Rockies. The evidence is the intensity of extreme weather events overall.

Wim Van Hyfte, PhD, Global Head of ESG Investments and Research at Candriam Investors Group, and Elisa Vergine, Lead ESG Analyst on Environmental Investment & Research at Candriam Investors Group take a closer look at climate change and its impact on investing.

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