Why is nobody talking about risk?

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Firms must prepare wisely for the low-carbon transition - and that includes thinking about the risks it could pose, argues HSBC's Scott McClurg

Someone once said that the more you seek security, the less of it you find; but those who look for opportunity will, in so doing, find the security they seek. I spend most of my working day with businesses...

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