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2021 will be a critical year for climate action as we head toward the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in November. As businesses, investors and governments explore the transition to a net-zero world, measuring, and managing climate risk has become an ever-more important tenet of the institutional investment process. So is identifying new and innovative low-carbon investment opportunities to help build increasingly climate-resilient portfolios.

 

Integrating Net-Zero Solutions Into Your Investment Process

Our holistic MSCI Climate Solutions empower investors to analyze and report on their portfolios’ exposures to transition and physical climate risk.

Explore below to learn more about which Net-Zero solutions can help as you seek to achieve your climate objectives. 


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Explore our Net-Zero Solutions

Climate Data and Metrics

Supports sustainability-focused strategies and deepen investors’ insight into climate-related risks and opportunities across multiple dimensions.






Climate Data and Metrics

Climate Scenario Analysis

Designed to provide a forwardlooking, return-based valuation assessment. Our Climate Scenario Analysis offers insight into how the physical and transition risks and opportunities of climate change could affect company valuations.




Climate Scenario Analysis

Warming Potential

MSCI’s warming potential methodology shows the temperature value (such as 1.5°C or 2°C) that a company’s activities align with. Investors can use the methodology to compute portfolio-wide warming potential as a weighted aggregate of company-level warming potential.




Warming Potential

Climate Indexes

Offers climate indexes for both equity and fixed income investing that aim to meet the variety of needs of institutional investors. Investors can use these tools to help reduce fossil-fuel exposure, mitigate transition and physical risks, capture clean-energy opportunities, and align portfolios with the goals of the Paris Agreement.


Climate Indexes

Real Estate Climate

Offers investors a framework for assessing the financial risks to real estate of both the physical risks caused by climate change and changes in policy tied to the transition to a low-carbon economy.






Real Estate Climate

Climate Risk Reporting

Offers sophisticated climate risk analytics across 700,000 multi-asset class securities and streamline climate risk management processes within existing workflows using high volume climate reporting.





Climate Risk Reporting

Portfolio Analytics

Helps investors transition to Net-Zero by constructing and optimizing multiasset class portfolios that account for both climate and risk/return objectives. Institutional investors can gain insight into how climate-related risks could affect a portfolio and drill down to different types of risks arising from physical climate change and the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Portfolio Analytics


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footnote

1Climate Data and Metrics, Climate Risk Reporting and Scenario Analysis are provided by MSCI ESG Research LLC. MSCI ESG Indexes and Analytics utilize information from, but are not provided by, MSCI ESG Research LLC. MSCI Indexes and Analytics are products of MSCI Inc. and are administered by MSCI Limited (UK).