Nuveen’s global fixed income ESG/impact platform embeds responsible investing standards into actively managed fixed income to help address many of the large-scale, systemic challenges the world faces today. We believe our approach can deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns, add incremental return over market cycles, diversify traditional fixed income allocations and finance positive social and environmental outcomes.
Our experience, reputation for innovation, and thought leadership help drive first-of their-kind new issues, hone issuer best practices, and scale the impact market across sectors.
Highlights from our impact, leadership and advocacy experience
- Conducted 164 engagement meetings in 2021
- Aligned with IFC Operating Principles for Impact Management with third-party verification1
- Directed capital as lead investor in inaugural deals, including:
- Wildlife conservation (2022)2
- Blue bond (2018)3
- IFC forest bond (2016)4
- Distributed residential solar ABS (2013)5
- Environmental Finance Awards:
- Impact Investor of the Year 20207
- Impact Report of the Year 20228