ESG Credit
Market participants are focusing more on the potential for environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues to affect investment decisions and to assist in the development of a more sustainable economy.
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    20 Sep 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    We have begun assessing the risks and opportunities facing financial institutions as the world transitions away from dependency on fossil fuels toward greener alternatives. Amid mounting pressure on financial institutions from governments, investors, consumers and regulators, we will highlight how exposed they are to carbon risk, by major sector and region, and how certain business models will be better placed than others.

    06 Sep 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    The increasing policy focus on introducing carbon pricing marks an important step toward emissions reduction. The economic cost of adoption will vary based on the policies agreed, with more carbon-intensive sovereigns and industries facing greater challenges.
    15 Sep 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Water management risks tied to supply and quality issues, as well as risks amplified by climate change, are creating credit challenges across Asia. Sectors such as mining, agriculture, textiles, semiconductors, and hydroelectric and thermal power depend on good water management. For sovereigns, water stress and poor sanitation can weaken the growth outlook, add to fiscal costs and increase social tensions.
    09 Sep 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    There are significant differences in net-zero approaches across China, the EU and the US. Each region comes from a very different starting point, driven by its economic structures, level of development and policy choices.

    01 Sep 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    James Leaton of the ESG team discusses carbon transition risks for emerging markets. Plus, Nishad Majmudar of the Sovereign and Credit Strategy teams and Jack Yuan of the Sub-Sovereign team discuss China’s bold plans to reach carbon neutrality by 2060. ​
    22 Jul 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    The pandemic’s uneven effects on European labour markets and savings will influence consumer spending patterns, the availability of credit to individuals and the direction of government regulation throughout the region.
    30 Jun 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    US companies are increasingly taking steps to engage with a broader group of stakeholders, including employees, customers, suppliers and communities, as views about the role of companies in society continue to evolve. We discussed these shifts and the implications for bondholders in assessing financial and credit risk at a virtual roundtable with a group of investors and other guests.

    05 Jul 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Patrick Winsbury and Matthew Moore of the Corporate Finance team explain how the lack of social license to operate, or SLO, that addresses the concerns of indigenous communities, can raise credit risks for companies or projects in Australia’s mining sector.​​ >> Read related report
    Sector In Depth
    08 Dec 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Challenges to judicial independence in Poland and corruption in Malta and Slovakia heighten political risks and pose challenges for their economic development over the longer term.
    Sector In Depth
    25 Nov 2020|Moody's Investors Service
    Environmental, social and governance risks are often higher in emerging markets than in developed markets and debt issuers' capacity to address these risks is often weaker.

    Brian Cahill
    Managing Director - ESG
    James Leaton
    Senior Vice President - ESG
    Swami Venkataraman
    Senior Vice President - ESG