GIB launches sustainable world corporate bond fund

Classified as Article 9 under SFDR

UK sustainable asset manager GIB has launched a global sustainable bond fund.

GIB AM Sustainable World Corporate Bond Fund is classified as article 9 under the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation and will be available to institutional investors in Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Norway, Netherlands, Sweden and the UK.

The fund will be managed by head of fixed income Samantha Lamb and a team of three (pictured). “We have built a team with diverse backgrounds and expertise within fixed income, but who each share a common goal of delivering returns for our clients while supporting a sustainable future for people and planet,” Lamb said.

“We have also built an investment approach from scratch to help support businesses solving the world’s biggest challenges, while ensuring we invest in some of the most compelling credits from a long-term perspective. The result is a balanced and diversified portfolio that aims to deliver returns, whilst supporting those companies who are making a difference.”