ESG & Responsible Investing

ESG & Responsible investing

Alt data firm uses ESG to sort ‘angels’ from ‘zombies’ as junk bond market surges

Alt data firm uses ESG to sort ‘angels’ from ‘zombies’ as junk bond market surges

Analysing a company’s ESG profile may be the key when it comes to sorting the ‘angels’ from the ‘zombies’ among the expanding class of recently-downgraded junk bonds, says Truvalue Labs in a new report examining this year’s cohort of ‘Fallen Angels’. 

ESG & Responsible Investing

Swansea and North East Scotland Pension Funds invest in BlackRock’s Global Renewable Power III fund

Swansea and North East Scotland Pension Funds invest in BlackRock’s Global Renewable Power III fund

The City and County of Swansea Pension Fund and North East Scotland Pension Fund have expanded their partnership with BlackRock and invested in BlackRock’s Global Renewable Power III fund, in a bid to capture growth opportunities in renewables and invest in line with their long-term financial and sustainability goals.