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 supported²

male:female ratio across the firm¹

languages spoken¹

  1. As of 31 December 2020.
  2. As of 2019. Source: AIM 2019 Impact Reports.

Impact in action

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

57,227 tCO2e

per annum

GHG emissions avoided

Equivalent to charging 7.3bn
smartphones for use
for a day

⁴ As of 2019. Source: LO Funds – Global Climate Bond 2019 Impact Report.

How we think

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

Featured Insight

Greenium - fact or fiction?

Since the inception of the green bond market there has been a debate around the concept of a green bond yield discount, or ‘greenium’. Jonny Giles from our Portfolio Management team takes a look at what the latest research suggests and what this means for those looking to invest in impact bonds.