Bank of America Publishes Enhanced Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures
Bank of America today published its most recent Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) report, which includes enhancements in line with guidance published by the Financial Stability Board’s TCFD in 2021 as well as additional updates.
Bank of America’s TCFD report outlines how the company is working to realize its enterprise climate strategy, including:
The TCFD framework helps the company articulate to stakeholders – including clients, employees, investors and others – how Bank of America manages and mitigates climate-related risks, and uses its financial and intellectual capital to help accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, sustainable global economy.
Bank of America was an early supporter of the Financial Stability Board’s TCFD recommendations and published its first TCFD report in 2020. The company is committed to ensuring climate-related risks and opportunities are properly managed across its business.
The TCFD was launched in 2015 by the Financial Stability Board with an aim to use financial disclosures as a means to inform investors and other stakeholders about how companies are managing climate related risks.
To learn more, read Bank of America’s TCFD report. Additional disclosures on how the company’s sustainable business model drives progress towards inclusive capitalism and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals can be found in its Annual Report in the Stakeholder Capitalism Metrics section.
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving approximately 67 million consumer and small business clients with approximately 4,000 retail financial centers, approximately 16,000 ATMs and award-winning digital banking with approximately 55 million verified digital users. Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. Bank of America offers industry-leading support to approximately 3 million small business households through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services. The company serves clients through operations across the United States, its territories and approximately 35 countries. Bank of America Corporation stock (NYSE: BAC) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Kelly Sapp, Bank of America