LCTDBlackRock World ex U.S. Carbon Transition Readiness ETF
LCTD Fund Description
LCTD is an actively managed fund that targets companies in developed markets outside of the US that are considered to be equipped for a low-carbon economy transition.
LCTD Factset Analytics Insight
LCTD is an actively managed fund that focuses on companies that are equipped to adapt to a low carbon economy while exhibiting good governance characteristics. The fund seeks to outperform its benchmark, the MSCI World ex USA Index, which includes large- and midcap stocks from a wide range of developed markets companies outside the US. Eligible securities are then weighted according to their low carbon economy transition readiness (LCETR) scores based on a proprietary BFA research across five pillars including fossil fuels, clean technology, energy management, waste and water management which measure companies' effectuality in managing carbon emissions. The issuers with the highest LCETR scores are given maximum exposure while risks are minimized. BFA also assesses companies by using good governance criteria which concerns its sound management structures, employee relations, remuneration of staff and tax compliance. Contrarily, LCTD’s sibling fund LCTU provides US exposure.
LCTD MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
BlackRock World ex U.S. Carbon Transition Readiness ETF has an MSCI ESG Fund Rating of AA based on a score of 8.00 out of 10. The MSCI ESG Fund Rating measures the resiliency of portfolios to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors. ESG Fund Ratings range from best (AAA) to worst (CCC). Highly rated funds consist of companies that tend to show strong and/or improving management of financially relevant environmental, social and governance issues. These companies may be more resilient to disruptions arising from ESG events.
The fund’s Peer Rank reflects the ranking of a fund’s MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score against the scores of other funds within the same peer group, as defined by the Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Classification. BlackRock World ex U.S. Carbon Transition Readiness ETF ranks in the 91st percentile within its peer group and in the 78th percentile within the global universe of all funds covered by MSCI ESG Fund Ratings.
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This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of LCTD. LCTD is rated a 4 out of 5.
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