Robeco and Quintet Private Bank target USD green bond boom

Michiel de Bruin and Peter Kwaak are the strategy’s joint portfolio managers

Pedro Gonçalves
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Biden has called climate change “the number one issue facing humanity”

Biden has called climate change “the number one issue facing humanity”

Robeco and Quintet Private Bank have partnered to launch a strategy that will tap into the expected boom in the dollar-denominated green bond market, driven by the Biden administration’s clean energy transition plan.

RobecoSAM US Green Bonds is a carve-out from RobecoSAM Global Green Bonds and provides diversified exposure to the US green bond market, fueling positive environmental impact while aiming to provide long-term capital growth that outperforms the Bloomberg Barclays MSCI USD Green Bond index. The RobecoSAM US Green Bonds strategy invests in USD-denominated green bonds issued by corporates, government-related agencies and governments. To ensure that bonds are truly ‘green', Robeco performs a proprietary five-step green bond screening process and makes strong demands with regard to reporting....

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