Bloomberg Sustainable Finance Brief Launches Today

Jun 11, 2015 3:20 PM ET

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Welcome to the debut issue of the Sustainable Finance Brief, a new weekly newsletter from Bloomberg that will cover sustainable investing strategies and opportunities across all markets.

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PAY TO PLAY: Green bond issuers like KfW suggest investors should pay a premium for environmentally-focused debt securities. The debate is whether green credentials are enough to make investors accept a lower return.

Q&A: ‘Peculiar Hippy’ Peter Michaelis now runs $7.6 Billion in Alliance Trust Investments’ sustainable strategies.

SUPPLY CHAIN: Apple Inc. says avoiding central Africa is not the way to go on "conflict-free" materials.

DIVERSITY: Kenya has the highest percentage of women board directors compared with 11 other African countries, a new research report shows.

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE: Green bond issues, climate risks, executive pay, ESG strategies, calendar.

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