IWD 2019: the growing role of gender equality bonds

The 8th of March each year marks International Women’s Day and today we take the opportunity to delve into a growing segment of the Responsible Investing market – gender equality bonds. With the teams at Regnan and Pendal coming together following Pendal taking full ownership of Regnan, we are pleased to provide a collective review of this emerging area of the bond market. 

This article provides an update on the gender bonds market and considers what the next evolution might hope to achieve in advancing women’s equality and empowerment.

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