Do banks manage their flood risk exposures? Evidence from the Danish credit registry

Economic Memo - December 2022 - No.  15

Authors Poeschl, Johannes
Subject Climate; Housing finance
Type Economic Memo
Year 2022
Published 22 December 2022
Abstract icon Some regional banks are highly exposed to flood risk. Yet, there is little evidence that banks manage these exposures. The lack of flood risk management in these banks could worsen the adverse local economic impact of a flood. Therefore, banks should incorporate flood risk in their risk management.