An objective and comprehensive assessment of ESG performance at Entity, Instrument, and Framework level with superior coverage and granularity. Independent data and insight that will set a new standard and will allow a pure ESG cross-comparison view
Frequently Asked Questions
ESG Ratings provides holistic ESG analytical tools that help the financial community effectively discriminate the ESG quality of financial instruments and entities and make smarter, more informed ESG investing decisions. They will provide consistency, granularity, and transparency that has never existed in the marketplace before:
- Full Coverage of Labelled Bonds
- Instrument and Entity Level Reports and Ratings
- Ability to Cover any Debt Instrument, labelled or conventional
- Fully Modular Grading System
- Consistent Disclosure of Alignment Indicators
Learn more, and see firsthand the deep analytical approach, the granular analysis, and the user-friendly interface that is uniquely Fitch. ESG Ratings will be a key offering within Sustainable Fitch, a one-stop-shop for the ESG financial community with tools, data, research and insights under one holistic, modular, user-friendly ESG investing umbrella.
Methodology and Criteria
Transparent ESG ratings methodology backed by over 100 years of analytical best practice
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Our coverage will accelerate over time to span across every sector, asset class, and geography in one pure comprehensive view accessible from one provider that accelerates ESG integration and reporting. Take a look at our graph showing the actual distribution of ESG Instrument Ratings for a sample of GSS / KPI linked instruments that we have rated. To learn more, contact us.
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ESG Rating Types
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ESG Ratings in Leveraged Finance
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