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Green Bonds Market 2018

2018 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$154.8bn
Labelled green bonds aligned with CBI definitions
$131.9bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2018 Issuance)
$38.3bn
Jan
$11.2bn

Feb
$6.7bn

Mar
$15.9bn

Apr
$13.1bn

May
$13.5bn

Jun
$18.1bn

Jul
$14.5bn

Aug
$5.8bn

Sep
$11.7bn

Oct
$15.2bn

Nov
$23.9bn

Dec
$5.2bn

2017 Total
$162.0bn
2018 Estimate
$210bn

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Dec 11, 2018

Katowice: Sean Kidney joins Wilton Park discussion on climate finance, 16:00 @COP

Dec 12, 2018

São Paulo: Justine Leigh-Bell and Thatyanne Gasparotto present panel on financing alternatives for urban infrastructure in a meeting hosted by GRI

Dec 13, 2018

São Paulo: Justine Leigh-Bell and Thatyanne Gasparotto host the Brazil Green Finance Initiative meeting

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