ESG is an increasing issue for credit quality, and financial market stakeholders are identifying a growing number of ESG-related risks. Member joined us for a discussion with S&P experts on how the extent of ESG risks are measured, and how S&P compares issuers who are increasingly trying to reduce their exposure to ESG risk. This session is the first in a three-part series on how credit rating agencies are addressing ESG risks.

  • ESG scores vs. ESG credit risk
  • ESG-prohibited industries in CLOs
  • Sustainability Linked Loans – an ESG component is now being included in leveraged loans
  • Upcoming ESG risks
  • Important ESG metrics


Thursday, September 23, 2021
4PM to 5PM (ET) | Webcast Only

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  • Michael Ferguson, Senior Director, Sustainable Finance, S&P Global Ratings
  • Paul Kalinauskas, Director, Structured Credit Group, S&P Global Ratings
  • Tess Virmani, Associate General Counsel, EVP Public Policy, LSTA – Intro


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