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The EUR 700 billion asset manager now incorporates physical climate risk in portfolio construction, so favoring firms with a more climate change-resilient business model. Globally, weather events have already hit share prices on several occasions and new data suggest markets have not yet priced in this risk.

In autumn 2017, Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, one of the world's leading pharmaceutical manufactures. The hurricane devastated production facilities of companies such as Eli Lilly and AstraZeneca. Photo: AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

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Foreign asset managers open more offices in "attractive" Nordics

The rivalry between global asset managers in the Nordics is gradually sharpening, increasing the need for firms in the race to set up a physical presence locally. AMWatch quizzes the Nordic heads of major firms from Canada, US and Germany to discover the reasons behind the trend.

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