In this conversation, Yelton discusses the ESG and impact characteristics of a range of bond issuers and suggests ways in which to evaluate them on the basis of sustainability criteria.
Mutual funds and exchange traded funds are subject to market risk and volatility. Shares may gain or lose value.
Companies with favorable ESG practices may underperform the market as a whole. Bonds are exposed to credit and interest rate risk. When interest rates rise, bond prices generally fall.
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These views represent the opinions of OppenheimerFunds’ Vice President and Analyst of ESG and Impact Investing and are not intended as investment advice or to predict or depict the performance of any investment. These views are as of the publication date, and are subject to change based on subsequent developments.