A leading global
impact bond
investment manager

Affirmative Investment Management

About Us

At Affirmative Investment Management, we mobilise mainstream capital to address the major challenges the world faces. We manage fixed income portfolios that generate positive environmental and social impact, without compromising financial returns.

 

What makes us different?

We have a broader mission than traditional asset managers. We invest for impact. We have an experienced team, which is solely focused on investing in, and expanding, the impact bond market with a rigorous approach to building impact bond portfolios and generating returns.

AIM in numbers

year of launch

in assets under management¹

projects supported by impact bonds in our portfolios²

UN Sustainable Development Goals supported³

male:female ratio across the firm (4)

languages spoken (5)

  1. Assets Under Management in US$. As of 31 December 2019.
  2. As of 2018. Source: LO Funds – Global Climate Bond 2018 Impact Report.
  3. As of 2018. Source: LO Funds – Global Climate Bond 2018 Impact Report.
  4. As of 31 December 2019.
  5. As of 31 December 2019.

Impact in action

Click along the wheel to get a snapshot
of the impact we generate
in our portfolio⁴

70,085 tCO2e

per annum

GHG emissions avoided

Equivalent to taking 14,880
passenger vehicles
off the road in the US

⁴ As of 2018. Source: LO Funds – Global Climate Bond 2018 Impact Report.

How we think

We are committed to innovative research in impact investing. Here is our latest thinking.

Featured Insight

Market Comment: Combating COVID-19 through Impact Bonds

COVID-19 effects are wide-ranging across populations and sectors, with no clear resolution in sight.  In response to the pandemic, many countries around the world have announced initiatives to support employment, public health and individuals, including those with existing vulnerabilities and underlying health problems.