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Nithya Iyer

Nithya Iyer is an independent researcher and consultant with over ten years experience working on various projects across the Australian responsible investment industry. This includes lead and collaborative roles in thematic ESG analysis, RI policy and advocacy, and thought leadership for key financial services organisations including the Australian Council for Superannuation Investors, the Financial Services Council and Responsible Investment Association Australasia.

Nithya Iyer

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Climate risk disclosure by Australia’s listed companies

Due to the foreseeable risk of climate change that companies face today, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission has conducted a surveillance project examining climate risk disclosure of companies in the ASX-300. ASIC's report sets out findings and high-level recommendations for listed companies and their directors on climate risk disclosure.

RECENTLY PUBLISHED BY NITHYA IYER

Global corporate green investment and the UN Sustainable Development Goals: How green bonds can help close the funding gap

This research identifies the potential for increased green bond issuance to support the green investment needs of large global publicly traded companies across all sectors. Comparing companies’ business as usual (BAU) to pathways aligned to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), case studies illustrate how green bonds can support transitions to low-carbon business models.