Fixed Income

“Solutions: ESG bond index series could spur more funds” – The Edge Markets – September 25, 2019

On September 25, 2019 The Edge Markets reported that in late July, “Bond Pricing Agency Malaysia (BPAM) officially launched the country’s first ESG Bond Index series, which covers Malaysian ringgit-denominated long-term bonds and sukuk that have been classified as ESG, according to several standards. All the bonds and sukuk on the index are issued or […]

“Amundi and AIIB launch Asia climate bond portfolio” – Professional Pensions – September 13, 2019

On September 13 2019 Professional Pensions reported that the “Beijing-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and Amundi have launched a $500m (£403m) Asia climate bond portfolio. The joint project – which expects to mobilise a further $500m from climate change-focused institutional investors – comes as AIIB and Amundi have developed a climate change investment framework […]