ESG & Responsible Investing
Leucadia Asset Management (LAM) has launched the Solanas ESG Sustainability UCITS Fund, a UCITS version of the Solanas ESG Sustainability Fund which pursues a strategy focused on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations.
The Chartered Body Alliance today launched their first joint qualification, the Certificate in Climate Risk, to help financial services professionals pass the “Carney Test”.
Mirabaud Asset Management has strengthened its responsible and sustainable investment credentials with the launch of the Mirabaud Global Climate Bond fund.
Joint Bookrunner and sole Green Coordinator Natixis has successfully placed the landmark Lion III Re DAC Notes Green Catastrophe Bond. The EUR200 million bond was well-received with a final pricing of 350 bps and was oversubscribed. The transaction is sponsored by Assicurazioni Generali SpA (Generali) and represents its first-ever green catastrophe bond.
French asset manager Axiom Alternative Investments' (Axiom) Axiom Sustainable Financial Bonds fund, formally-named Axiom Contingent Capital, has been awarded the ‘Towards Sustainability’ label from the Belgian Financial Sector Federation (Febelfin).
ESG Investing, a multi-media platform devoted to ESG and sustainable investing, has launched Greenlight, an accreditation service for ESG funds and products.
American Century Investments' American Century Emerging Markets Sustainable Impact UCITS Fund, a sub-fund of Nomura Funds Ireland Plc, has been awarded the LuxFLAG ESG Label.
Kersia extends ESG commitment through sustainability-linked hedge for sustainability-linked leveraged loan
Kersia has furthered its commitment to enhancing its environmental, social and governance (ESG) credentials by hedging the interest rate exposure of its existing sustainability-linked loan through a derivatives hedge.
RepRisk, an ESG data science firm combining machine learning and human intelligence to identify ESG risks, has formed the RepRisk Academic Advisory Board.
Bloomberg and MSCI Inc has launched the Bloomberg Barclays MSCI Emerging Markets ESG Index Suite which includes 10 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) indices.