Environmental, Social and Governance
implications for fixed income markets & Credit ratings
ESG & Credit Highlights
How carbon transition will impact hydrocarbon-producing sovereign credits
In this episode of Moody’s Talks sovereign credit podcast, Marie Diron, Managing Director for the Sovereign Risk Group for Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, and Christian de Guzman​, Analyst in the Sovereign Risk Group, discuss how carbon transition will likely impact the sovereign credit profiles of hydrocarbon exporting sovereigns around the world.
ESG & Credit Highlights
Higher carbon prices under the EU Emissions Trading Scheme will support profits of generators
In the first episode of our new podcast series Moody's Talks - Infrastructure Finance, analysts Paul Marty and Graham Taylor discuss a significant shift now taking place in the carbon market in Europe.
ESG & Credit Highlights
Global Environmental, social and governance risks influence sovereign ratings in multiple ways
ESG risks are a key part of Moody's sovereign risk assessments, affecting economic, institutional and fiscal strength and susceptibility to event risks.
ESG & Credit Highlights
Sovereign green bond market on course for critical mass, but challenges remain
An increasing number of sovereigns are turning to green bonds as a means to raise capital for climate mitigation and adaptation activities. We expect this trend to accelerate.

Infographics

Green Bonds
Key Numbers and
Trends
Japanese Electric
Vehicles
Floods, Droughts & Wildfire Risk in Europe
Regulated Utilities & Carbon Risk
The Economic Impact of Natural Disasters
Electric Vehicles Growth in California
Falling Renewable Energy Costs
Green Bonds Assessment Overview

research themes

RESEARCH

Environmental

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CORPORATES
Building to stricter standards helps preserve Swedish construction firms’ credit quality
17
Sep
2018
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INFRASTRUCTURE AND PROJECT FINANCE
California will consume only carbon-free electricity by 2045, a credit negative for utilities and generators
17
Sep
2018
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Sub-Sovereign
Credit impact of typhoon damage to Kansai transport assets offset by government support
6
Sep
2018
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U.S. PUBLIC FINANCE
District of Columbia and New York City - Large East Coast cities step up efforts to confront growing climate risks and reduce potential credit stress
6
Sep
2018

Social

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U.S. PUBLIC FINANCE
Ohio local government: Shifting economic and demographic trends create new credit dynamics
18
Sep
2018
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CROSS-SECTOR
High US healthcare costs strain governments, businesses and households, with ripple effects across the economy
18
Sep
2018

Governance

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FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Wells Fargo's securities fraud class-action settlement is credit positive, but legal and regulatory challenges persist
10
May
2018
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FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Rules to reshape UK asset management are credit negative for active managers
9
Apr
2018

Greening the Financial System

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STRUCTURED FINANCE
Green Bond Assessment: SpareBank 1 Boligkreditt AS - Mortgage Covered Bonds
20
Sep
2018
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SOVEREIGN AND SUPRANATIONAL
European Investment Bank’s innovative issuance establishes foundation for a longterm sustainability bond programme
11
Sep
2018

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