Could bond buyers strike to force climate action?

A new drive to encourage bondholders to "engage" with issuers — jargon for asking them to improve their behaviour — is set to be started by a well known corporate bond investor who has joined an NGO.

  • By Jon Hay
  • 21 Jun 2018

Engagement is an important and growing strand in responsible investing, but so far shareholders are making most of the running. Bondholders have historically been apathetic or timid.

Wolfgang Kuhn, who was head of pan-European fixed income at Aberdeen Asset Management until December, has joined ShareAction as a part ...

Please take a trial or subscribe to access this content.

Contact our subscriptions team to discuss your access: subs@globalcapital.com

Corporate access

To discuss GlobalCapital access for your entire department or company please contact our subscriptions sales team at: subs@globalcapital.com or find out more online here.

Global Green Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 7,730.22 32 6.66%
2 BNP Paribas 7,328.41 37 6.32%
3 Credit Agricole CIB 7,005.73 43 6.04%
4 Citi 6,125.14 30 5.28%
5 HSBC 6,015.28 43 5.18%