Indices (EN)
Typography

Solactive today issued the Solactive UBS Development Bank Bond Index Family, a new family of financial benchmarks targeting the World Bank and other high-grade development bank debt......

Steffen Scheuble, CEO of Solactive


The family is the result of a partnership between Solactive and UBS and follows the launch of an increasing number of ESG strategies by the German index engineer. This time, however, the Solactive UBS Development Bank Bond Index Family focuses on a field of sustainable investment that has not been widely explored before: that of development banks.
 
Development banks are supranational institutions that gather funds for development projects with positive social and environmental impact. Purposes of these projects can vary greatly, however, the majority are covered in the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Thanks to the indices, investors will be able to support an economic development agenda by investing in large baskets of fixed income instruments issued by high-grade financial institutions. In addition, the family can be used as a transparent benchmark for active managers interested in the performance of the development bank sector.
 
Steffen Scheuble, CEO of Solactive, says: "Indices play a critical role in attracting capital to sustainable development. They enable investors to gain efficient, standardized access to relevant instruments and can help deepen liquidity and issuance. Partnering with large institutions such as UBS helps us develop these offerings and bring them to a wider audience."
 
Axel Weber, Chairman of UBS Group, says: "UBS has committed to channeling more capital towards meeting sustainable development targets. Indices for World Bank and other highly rated development bank debt enable investors to allocate more to sustainable high-grade debt overall. They also help development banks fund their activities.

Quelle: ETFWorld

Esta página web recopila cookies propias y de terceros con la finalidad de optimizar el rendimiento y sus contenidos, incluidos los publicitarios.

Consiente la recopilación de cookies y su tratamiento en caso de continuar navegando por la web.

logo

Inversores profesionales

Información jurídica importante

Para acceder al sitio web debe leer y aceptar los siguientes términos y advertencias legales. Si no puede acceder al sitio web de conformidad con dichos términos o no comprende su significado, no debe seguir adelante y debe rechazar la aceptación de los mismos. La información se facilita exclusivamente a personas consideradas como inversores profesionales por la legislación española. Las personas que no cumplan dichos requisitos no pueden seguir adelante y deben abandonar el sitio web.