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Morningstar Sustainalytics Voted ESG Research Firm of the Year as part of the GlobalCapital European Securitization Awards 2022

Firm recognized by financial market participants in Europe for its ESG research capabilities 

May 6, 2021, London - Morningstar Sustainalytics, a leading global provider of ESG research, ratings, and data, has been named ESG Research Firm of the Year by investment banks, investors, issuers, and other financial market participants who voted in the GlobalCapital European Securitization Awards 2022. The firm’s comprehensive ESG research and data support market participants’ delivery of credible green, social, and sustainability-linked finance and debt instruments.

As the importance of sustainable finance continues to grow, more investors and borrowers are making pledges to drive climate action, increase positive social outcomes in their communities, and enhance accountability on ESG-related business performance. With one of the largest ESG research teams globally and underpinned by 30 years of in-depth ESG research and rating expertise, Morningstar Sustainalytics’ research solutions enable world-leading corporations, lenders, and banks to bring credible ESG securities to the market.

Morningstar Sustainalytics is honoured to be recognized by GlobalCapital’s voters in European structured finance—a high-priority region for sustainable capital raising and debt strategies,” said Sustainalytics’ Global Head ESG Research, Simon MacMahon. “We remain dedicated to continuously enriching our research and data for diverse stakeholders’ needs and supporting sustainable structured finance opportunities across the vast dimensions of ESG risk and impact.”

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About Morningstar Sustainalytics

Morningstar Sustainalytics is a leading ESG research, ratings and data firm that supports investors around the world with the development and implementation of responsible investment strategies. For 30 years, the firm has been at the forefront of developing high-quality, innovative solutions to meet the evolving needs of global investors. Today, Morningstar Sustainalytics works with hundreds of the world’s leading asset managers and pension funds who incorporate ESG and corporate governance information and assessments into their investment processes. The firm also works with hundreds of companies and their financial intermediaries to help them consider sustainability in policies, practices, and capital projects. With 17 offices globally, Morningstar Sustainalytics has more than 1,500 staff members, including more than 500 analysts with varied multidisciplinary expertise across more than 40 industry groups. For more information, visit

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