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Environmental Risk Management and Corporate Lending

A Global Perspective

Environmental issues have never been so high on the agenda of governments and companies around the world. From being seen as a fringe discipline, environmental risk management has established its central importance for the future not only of the environment itself but also of the individual organisation. Until now, however, there has been no book devoted to the implications of environmental risk for banks and other financial institutions involved in corporate lending. Phil Case's timely book provides a much-needed blueprint for the management of environmental risk in this crucial area and should be essential reading for all those involved in corporate lending internationally.

Environmental risk managers and all those involved in international corporate lending

Hardbound, 304 Pages

Published: August 1999

Imprint: Woodhead Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-85573-436-4


  • A welcome and honest account of how environmental issues are affecting banking., Social and Environmental Accounting


  • The environment and business - opportunity and threat; Developing an effective strategy for environmental risk management; The legal position; Direct risk; Indirect (credit) risk appraisal: Evaluating environmental factors; Land as security; Environmental risks and project finance; Environmental risk management: The way ahead; Appendices.


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