A guide to
climate-related risks

Pensions & benefits

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Climate change and the implications for pension schemes

Climate-related risks and opportunities will affect every part of the economy to some extent. They are therefore relevant for pension scheme investments, sponsor covenant and funding decisions. In this guide, we explain what climate-related risks are, how they are relevant to DB and DC pension schemes and what actions trustees can take to address them.

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