Pair of AllianceBernstein funds receive double rating from RSMR

Active and responsible classifications

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The ES Alliance Bernstein Sustainable US Equity (onshore) and AB Alliance Bernstein Sustainable US Thematic (offshore).
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The ES Alliance Bernstein Sustainable US Equity (onshore) and AB Alliance Bernstein Sustainable US Thematic (offshore).

Two AllianceBernstein funds have received RSMR’s standard active rating and responsible rating, marking the first time the US manager’s products have received the classifications, Investment Week can reveal.

The ES AllianceBernstein Sustainable US Equity fund (onshore) and AB Alliance Bernstein Sustainable US Thematic fund (offshore) have received RSMR's standard and responsible rating, marking them as funds that "go further" on ESG. The pair of funds invest solely in companies that provide products or services that seek to make the world more sustainable and align their investment process with the UN SDGs. There are Luxembourg SICAV and UK OEIC versions of the funds. The offshore product launched in April 2001, while its onshore counterpart launched in March 2020. They are managed und...

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