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Green Bonds Market 2018

2018 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$83.7bn
Labelled green bonds aligned with CBI definitions
$73.8bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2018 Issuance)
$23.4bn
Jan
$10.3bn

Feb
$6.7bn

Mar
$14.9bn

Apr
$13.6bn

May
$13.5bn

Jun
$15.8bn

Jul
$8.9bn

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

2017 Total
$161.0bn
2018 Estimate
$250bn

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Major West Coast Utility Goes to Global Market with Climate Bonds Certified USD402m Green Municipal...
MARKET NEWS Financial Times, French green debt fetches a premium from investors Research conduced...
Special Webinar Event!  Green Bond Pledge – A briefing for Cities. Thursday 26th July 12:00 PM EDT...
Guest Post by Michael Paparian, former California Deputy State Treasurer and long term...
First Climate Bonds US muni briefing paper identifies USD264bn outstanding bonds from climate-...

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