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Green Bonds Market 2019

2019 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$123.3bn
Labelled green bonds aligned with CBI definitions
$98.3bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2018 Issuance)
$26.6bn
Jan
$17.84bn

Feb
$18.58bn

Mar
$13.89bn

Apr
$18.81bn

May
$28.28bn

Jun
$20.18bn

Jul
$5.74bn

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

$168.5bn
2019 Estimate
$250bn

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Highlights: USD116bn issued in H1 2019 – On track for USD200bn+ year? First Italian Certified...
Market News Euromoney, ESG: green bonds have a chicken and egg problem, Louise Bowman Author talks...
COP25 host nation Chile leads the Americas on Green Finance with second Sovereign Green Bond: Both...
  A busy July for the Climate Bonds team in the Americas, Europe & Asia.  Our team is going to...

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Events

Jul 22, 2019 to Jul 23, 2019

Jakarta: Rob Fowler and Cedric Rimaud will be presenting Green Bond Boot Camp.

Jul 24, 2019

Sydney: Rob Fowler, Bridget Bouller and Haran Siva will be presenting Green Bond Boot Camp.

Jul 24, 2019

Webinar: Sandeep Bhattacharya speaks at RE100 Webinar on "Enabling access to capital backed by renewable energy assets via green bond issuance".

Aug 2, 2019

Auckland: Rob Fowler will be presenting Green Bond Boot Camp.

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