AB Sustainable Global Thematic
Rapidly growing global population and global warming has placed immense stress on our environment and essential services. This has led to severe repercussions such as droughts, floods, and biodiversity loss. Thankfully, policymakers are finally banding together to address these issues. It is also comforting to see the emergence of innovative companies coming up with creative solutions to solve these environmental and social challenges.
We believe that these innovative companies will be able to enjoy multiple decades of growth and the best way to get an exposure would be through a diversified fund focused on sustainable investments.
Key Characteristics of Fund
- Global equity fund focusing on secular & sustainable investment themes such as Healthcare, Climate and Empowerment.
- High-conviction and forward-looking portfolio, informed by in-depth long-term research to identify the best opportunities in the market.
- Managed by veteran PM Dan Roarty who is supported by a sizeable and dedicated team of equity analyst focusing on sustainability themes.
- Thematic alignment with the SDGs links positive social and financial outcomes; allowing investors to do well and do good at the same time.
AllianceBernstein believes that ESG research, engagement and integration help them better assess risks and identify opportunities, ultimately leading to enhanced decision-making and better outcomes. They believe that it is essential to consider the material physical and transition risks and opportunities of issuers that they invest in.