Climate Blog

The State of Canadian Climate Disclosures

Climate-related financial disclosures by some of Canada’s largest companies are improving, but more work is required to boost the quality of disclosures and to align with industry best practices, according…

Report: Financial Risk of Climate Change in a Transition to a Low-Carbon World

Manifest’s (formerly Mantle314) research paper for the University of British Columbia (UBC) highlights for investors how climate change science and risks translate into financial impacts. This report looks specifically at…

Climate Transition Increasing Risks for Unprepared Investors

The COVID-19 crisis is reinforcing for companies and investors the importance of preparing for global systemic risks. While it is difficult to foresee a global pandemic, investors should not be…

Federal LEEFF Program – How to Get Started on Disclosing your Climate Risk

We’ve put together some tips for businesses looking to commit to publishing climate-related financial disclosure reports as part of a new federal COVID-19 economic stimulus program providing bridge loans to…

Welcome Jeremy Greven as President

Message from our CEO Now, more than ever, innovative technology is needed to solve global challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing climate emergency. We exist to help…

Top 3 Misconceptions About TCFD Climate Disclosures

One of the services Manifest provides is helping companies prepare climate disclosures aligned with the recommendations from the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). The TCFD recommendations provide companies…

Climate Change Total Costs Comparable to Twice the COVID-Economic Hit Each Year Until 2100

As the world grapples with the social and economic fallout from the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, evolving projections point to significant economic losses. The crisis may wipe out between $2-4 trillion…

New EU Taxonomy Aims for a Rapid Increase in Sustainable Investing

Investor demand for sustainable investments is growing, but the exact definition of sustainable has traditionally relied on self-reporting or industry standards, creating confusion and a lack of traceability for investors….

Study of Climate-Related Disclosures by Canadian Public Companies

The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) commissioned Manifest (formerly Mantle314) to conduct a study of the climate-related disclosures provided by 40 TSX-listed companies in their regulatory and voluntary…