How to keep impact investing impactful - Insight Investment

Until more formal frameworks are enforced, investors interested in adding impact bonds to their portfolios should be aware of the rise in ‘impact washing.’ Published in Worth, August 2020.

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... As a responsible investor, you don’t want a bond that can only offer financial performance. Insight Investment's approach is to continuously check whether all bonds pass a minimum sustainability standard, covering ESG themes and using an internally generated proprietary score. If they don’t pass their standard, they won’t be investable, irrespective of any green bond label, for clients’ sustainability-oriented portfolios.

Follow the link below to read the full article by Joshua Kendal, Senior ESG Analyst at Insight Investment, as published by Worth magazine.

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