Our Chief Market Strategist, Stephen Dover, believes that the economic implications of risks related to water are significant and should be considered when investing.
Devastating floods, unseasonal hurricanes, excessive droughts, megafires, and more demonstrate how extreme water risk is global now. From an investor’s perspective, the economic implications of risks related to water are significant and should be a consideration when investing.
There are also opportunities in identifying companies that can provide solutions to deal with water scarcity, water sanitation, and water efficiency. Water impacts the day-to-day operations of companies and how they think through their business models.
Source: The 2030 Water Resources Group, Annual Report: Building Trust, Growing Resilience, 2019.
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