“HSBC raises £386m fund for climate mitigation in developing countries” – edie – May 21, 2020

On May 21, 2020 edie reported that “HSBC Global Asset Management and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, have each committed £61m ($75m) to the HSBC Real Economy Green Investment Opportunity GEM Bond Fund (REGIO), acting as anchor investors for the fund. Seven other private investors have joined the initiative, bringing the fund’s […]

“Study: ‘Social responsibility’ top driver of fixed income ESG integration” – Investment & Pensions Europe – May 18, 2020

On May 18, 2020 Investment & Pensions Europe reported on the Invesco Global Fixed Income Study 2020, that documents social responsibility as a primary driver of fixed income integration. “Social responsibility is the most popular factor motivating fixed income investors to integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations, according to a survey by Invesco. Investors […]