Invesco launches net zero corporate bond fund

Article 9 fund

Elliot Gulliver-Needham
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Oliver Bilal, head of EMEA distribution at Invesco
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Oliver Bilal, head of EMEA distribution at Invesco

Invesco has launched a new corporate bond fund, with a primary objective of contributing to net zero emissions by 2050 or sooner.

The Invesco Net Zero Global Investment Grade Corporate Bond fund is an Article 9 fund under SFDR and will be jointly managed by Lyndon Man, Luke Greenwood, Michael Booth and Matthew Henly. The fund will offer exposure to a global portfolio of corporate credits, focusing on high-quality issuers that meet its net zero framework, whilst seeking to deliver income and long-term capital growth to investors.   The fund follows a net zero approach based on an investment framework set out by the Paris Aligned Investment Initiative, with the managers arguing that companies with better resilienc...

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