Pricing ESG Risks for Global Credit Markets (EN)

25 Apr 2019
10:50
Breakout

Pricing ESG Risks for Global Credit Markets (EN)

The link between strong ESG performance and better company performance is well-recognized by responsible equity investors. But the implications of ESG performance on issuer credit spreads are complex. In this session, a panel will explore the influence of ESG factors on credit spreads and pricing credit risks. How do ESG factors affect global credit markets compared to equities? How can investors use ESG information in the management of credit portfolios? Does incorporating ESG factors help credit rating agencies rate risks more accurately? Gain insights on pricing credit risks from the different perspectives of our panelists.