This week’s newsletter brings an interview with PIMCO’s Yacov Arnopolin who says that ESG filtered emerging market bonds can help investors looking for yield and an ESG approach in their portfolios.
ESG & Responsible Investing
In response to the growing interest from investors towards ESG, PIMCO has recently expanded its range of ESG funds to include the PIMCO GIS Emerging Markets Bond ESG Fund.
EQ Investors (EQ), a boutique wealth manager, has become a signatory of the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
Fixed income investment firm PIMCO has expanded its range of ESG solutions with the PIMCO GIS Emerging Markets Bond ESG Fund.
ESG data provider, Truvalue Labs’ recently announced a multitude of enhancements to its platform and data service, with one major development being the integration of the final codified Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) framework.
Kennedy Capital Management (Kennedy Capital), a provider of investment management services to pension funds, endowments, foundations and high net-worth individuals, has launched a small and mid-cap (SMID) mutual fund optimised for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) principles.
Morgan Stanley (MS) has launched the Morgan Stanley Impact Quotient (Morgan Stanley IQ), a new sustainable investing analytics and reporting application designed to assist clients in further integrating social and environmental objectives into their investments.
Tortoise launches suite of UCITS funds focused on energy transition, sustainable infrastructure and water
Tortoise has launched three UCITS funds – the Tortoise Energy Transition UCITS Fund, the Tortoise Sustainable Listed Infrastructure UCITS Fund and the Tortoise Sustainable Global Water UCITS Fund.
Schroders will acquire a majority stake in impact investor BlueOrchard, which was Founded in 2001, as one of the world’s first commercial managers of microfinance debt investments.
Apex has launched a new ESG data and rating service, Apex GreenLight ESG Ratings (GreenLight), and appointing a Global Head of ESG Product to drive development.