All Sub-sovereign debt articles

  • IN_Podcast_built in_Integrating_ESG_factors_in_US_municipal bonds
    Podcast

    Integrating ESG factors in US municipal bonds

    2021-11-29T15:14:00Z

    The PRI’s Jasper Cox discusses how environmental, social and governance issues affect the credit risk of US municipal bonds with PIMCO’s Emily Robare and Breckinridge Capital Advisors’ Andrew Teras.

  • US municipal bonds - addressing the data differences for ESG integration
    Webinar

    US municipal bonds: addressing the data differences for ESG integration

    2021-11-09T09:45:00Z

    Does the ESG data used by investors to assess US municipal and corporate bonds differ, and is there enough self-reported issuer data available? Which ESG risk area has the biggest data limitations, and what role could bondholder engagement play in enhancing data disclosure? Featuring a muni bond issuer, an investor ...

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    Blogs

    Opioid abuse affects municipal access to capital

    2021-10-29T13:06:00Z

    By Kimberly Cornaggia, Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance; John Hund, University of Georgia; Giang Nguyen, Pennsylvania State University - Smeal College of Business and Zihan Ye, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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    Thought Leadership

    Broadening the outreach to investment consultants

    2021-10-13T10:11:00Z

    Investment consultants are critical stakeholders in the investment chain, advising institutional asset owners on a range of issues, including the selection, appointment and monitoring of external managers. They can play a key role in supporting asset owners to develop responsible investment practices, and to assess their investment managers’ ESG incorporation ...

  • ESG integration in the US municipal bond market
    Webinar

    ESG Integration in the US Municipal Bond Market

    2021-09-29T10:21:00Z

    This webinar will present the main findings from ESG Integration in Sub-Sovereign Debt: The US Municipal Bond Market, the first in a series of reports examining this unique and diverse market segment.

  • US municipal bonds
    Blogs

    US municipal bonds: ESG investors play catch up

    2021-09-16T06:53:00Z

    By Carmen Nuzzo, Head of Fixed Income, PRI, and Jasper Cox, Investment Practices Analyst, Fixed Income, PRI

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    Discussion Paper

    ESG Integration in Sub-Sovereign Debt: The US Municipal Bond Market

    2021-07-28T07:33:00Z

    Momentum is building for investors in US municipal bonds to incorporate environmental, social and governance factors systematically in their analysis and valuations, however they face multiple challenges.