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ESG / Sustainable & Responsible Investment

Asset Owners & Managers, Ratings Agencies

Sustainability-linked bonds: the new face of transition finance   
August 19, 2020
Source: JDSupra - n the wake of the unprecedented success of sustainability-linked loans, the concept of linking a debt instrument to sustainability performance and its utility was quickly adopted by the bond market with the creation of...
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How Sustainable Agriculture Emerged as a Huge Investment Opportunity   
August 19, 2020
Source: Triple Pundit - As the coronavirus pandemic reveals deep vulnerabilities in the global food system, agriculture is increasingly seen as an area ripe for disruption and for transformative investment. Sustainable agriculture could both feed a...
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Microfinance Investing To Help African Refugees   
August 18, 2020
Source: Yield Positive - Microfinance refers to a set of financial products – often small working loans – provided by banks or non-profit organizations to individuals or groups. Often, the borrowers are low-income and unbanked, meaning they have very few...
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How Sustainable Agriculture Emerged as a Huge Investment Opportunity   
August 18, 2020
Source: Triple Pundit - As the coronavirus pandemic reveals deep vulnerabilities in the global food system, agriculture is increasingly seen as an area ripe for disruption and for transformative investment. Sustainable agriculture could both feed a...
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EU cooperation programs on sustainability set to start in ASEAN countries   
August 17, 2020
Source: The Jakarta Post - Since 2014, the European Union (EU) has funded virtual integration programs in ASEAN with over 250 million euro (US$296 million) in addition to over 2 billion euro to individual projects.
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INSIGHT: Sustainability-Linked Debt Products Can Drive a Greener Economy   
August 14, 2020
Source: Bloomberg Law - Many businesses are prioritizing “sustainability” and other green initiatives as part of their post-pandemic recovery strategies. Mona E. Dajani, global head of energy and infrastructure at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP,...
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Investors Expect and Demand Meaningful Environmental Goals and Progress   
August 12, 2020
Source: GRESB - There is no doubt that environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles play an increasingly influential role in investment management today. For real estate investors in particular, climate change has arrived as a material...
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Amazon countries ask IADB to structure financing for sustainability initiative   
August 12, 2020
Source: Reuters - BOGOTA- Leaders from Amazon countries on Tuesday said they will ask the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) to structure a financing initiative meant to channel funds for sustainable development in the forest.
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Bloomberg Launches Proprietary ESG Scores   
August 11, 2020
Source: PR Newswire - Bloomberg today announced the launch of proprietary ESG scores. This initial offering includes Environmental and Social (ES) scores for 252 companies in the Oil & Gas sector, and Board Composition scores for more than 4,300...
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Sustainable investment funds just surpassed $1 trillion for the first time on record   
August 11, 2020
Source: CNBC - “Governments around the world have been stepping up their support for green projects in recent years, both through regulation and through fiscal spending,” analysts at UBS said in a research note published on Tuesday.
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