RM Funds targets UN sustainability goals with new Impact Credit fund launch

Investment Week | Feb 22, 2021 at 8:57 AM
  • The vehicle, which is targeting a fundraise of up to £200m, will provide non-benchmark-sized loans of up to £15m to companies focusing on social and environmental infrastructure.
  • The impact objectives it will focus on are improving the supply of quality affordable housing and accommodation; childcare and education services; health and social care; the availability of energy, recycling, waste and sustainable water solutions; and the sustainability of buildings and transport.
  • For third-party assurance of its impact management and measurement framework, RM funds has teamed up with The Good Economy which will monitor the fund’s process and provide an independent review to its investors on an annual basis.