We’re pleased to invest at launch into BlueBay ‘s Impact-Aligned Bond Fund. The new sustainability-themed UCITS fund offers investors an accessible opportunity to invest positively in fixed income. Until now, investment in this space has largely been limited to green bond funds, or more illiquid impact investment strategies. This hopefully demonstrates to both the market and investors that a focus on responsible and sustainable business can contribute to and enhance the credit selection process.
The primary focus the fund is on those companies whose core economic activities offer investment opportunities and contribute to addressing global environmental and social challenges like climate change and inequalities, framed around seven sustainability themes. The fund offers daily liquidity and will predominantly invest in developed market investment grade corporate bonds, as well as some high yield and emerging market bonds.
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