APPROVAL DATE: Dec. 18, 2018 SECTOR: Finance REGION: Asia
Asia: AIIB Asia ESG Enhanced Credit Managed Portfolio
The objectives of setting up a credit portfolio are to:
- Unlock the greatest potential to mobilize private capital for infrastructure from institutional investors, by developing infrastructure as an asset class and deepening the sustainable debt capital market in Asia.
- Catalyze ESG investment strategies in Emerging Asia by developing the AIIB ESG Framework and launching an ESG Markets Initiative to build capacity amongst market participants.
- Provide financing to infrastructure-related issuers via subscriptions to primary issuances.