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Sustainability-linked bonds: An innovative ESG option for fixed income investors


October 26, 2021
Subject | ESG | Fixed Income

ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investing is here to stay, and so are new instruments to facilitate the global flow of capital into sustainability-linked investments. As global investor demand for ESG-appropriate securities increases, so has the issuance of an innovative new fixed income security – the sustainability-linked bond (SLB).

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Four key forces should support low inflation for years to come: IFI Monthly Outlook (July 2021)


August 18, 2021
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Inflation in the U.S. and other countries has been high lately, raising the question of whether the low inflation era we have experienced since the 1990s is over. Central bankers and many economists argue that the current high level of inflation is transitory, and mainly due to the pandemic. As economies closed parts of their services sectors and supported incomes through fiscal policy, demand for goods became very strong. Supply was not able to catch up, blocked by COVID-related disruptions to production. But inflation has been surprising to the upside, challenging the belief in the transitory story. Where do we go from here?

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