Gurtin's Approach to ESG Analysis

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors represent some of the most rapidly evolving credit issues and can be significant drivers for municipal bond investments. 

Read this overview to gain a greater understanding of Gurtin's approach to ESG analysis and how we incorporate ESG factors into the credit assessment of all our municipal bond strategies. Read this overview to explore:

  • Definitions of and distinctions between common terms used in relation to sustainable investing, such as ESG and impact investing
  • Primary ESG risks and opportunities that we consider in making our bond investments
  • Evolving ESG factors that we believe are experiencing the most disruption and could impact the long-term creditworthiness of obligors
  • How Gurtin systematically integrates ESG factors into our municipal credit analysis

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