REDD Intelligence, a fixed-income intelligence and analytics platform, announced that it is offering a groundbreaking news and analysis service covering green and sustainable bonds issued by emerging market borrowers.
REDD ESG is a product that has been launched to help inform managers on a unique sub-market with an aim to inform investors in order to identify new opportunities and become aware of “greenwashing” in the marketplace.
“ESG-related issuance will play a significant role in the recovery of emerging economies and, akin to our other offerings, we are now bringing a unique and unvarnished viewpoint to help subscribers take advantage of this opportunity,” said REDD CEO and Co-Founder Valeria Morozovsky Girimonte.
Real-time ESG coverage is overseen by Carla Dager, ESG global lead, with input from REDD’s analysts in Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The service meets the needs of a buy-side that is ramping up exposure to green and sustainable bonds, according to Girimonte.
Specifically, she added, that banking subscribers will get alternate views on deal structuring and corporates will be able to review and benchmark against peers and across other regions.
REDD delivers real-time news and analytics on more than 1,400 emerging market companies.