ESG risks will become part of investment and risk management processes across all funds at the firm.
Ratings toolkit includes features to help investment teams grade securities and funds to meet sustainability mandates.
The company is launching a new workbench in Q4, along with other prototypes and new accelerators.
The research provider will release a dashboard that decouples and drills down into the E, S, and G factors of ESG.
As ESG becomes more popular, Tony believes that a great decoupling needs to happen.
The bank's securities services division will provide a PDF report to buy-side clients with ratings and emissions data, showing the performance of large holdings over time.
Quants are using data on product returns and employee welfare to pick winners.
The draft technical standards for the EU's updated disclosures regulation will impact most market participants, analysts say.
Execs From UBS AM, Lazard AM, DWS, and East Capital look at incorporating ESG data into their investment practices for more holistic views of risk and opportunity.
Ratings providers must update their products, as a raft of new regulation drives transparency in the sustainable investing sector.
A lack of liquidity and the ability to accurately measure credit risk will be the biggest hurdles to overcome.
An on-the-ground look at China's growing bond market and the challenges that remain for foreign investors.
The Goldman Sachs risk veteran will assemble an advisory board of experts who understand risk and data to guide the vendor's strategy.
Filanowski has spent almost 25 years in management and product management roles at all the major data vendors.
Collaboration will combine market pricing with Credit Benchmark ratings, while Credit Benchmark will receive Tullet Prebon market data for risk research.
The appointment follows a funding round that also involved Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, and Communitas Capital, in addition to individual investors like Sherwood.
The vendor plans to collect and create consensus rating datasets from other types of companies besides banks.
Like many of his Credit Benchmark colleagues, Pastoressa spent much of his career at Thomson Financial and Thomson Reuters.
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