Climate Bonds Initiative is an international, investor-focused not-for-profit. We're the only organisation working solely on mobilising the $100 trillion bond market for climate change solutions. We achieve this through the development of the Climate Bonds Standard and Certification Scheme, Policy Engagement and Market Intelligence work. We empower our Partner organisations with the tools and knowledge needed to navigate, influence, and instigate change.

Green Bonds Market 2021

Cumulative GB Issuance to date
US$1.458tn
2021 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$370.0bn
Labelled bonds aligned with CBI definitions of 'Green'
$341.0bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2021 Issuance)
$23.1bn
Jan
$ 22.317bn

Feb
$34.172bn

Mar
$65.407bn

Apr
$28.522bn

May
$36.012bn

Jun
$56.482bn

Jul
$24.596bn

Aug
$10.778bn

Sep
$72.254bn

Oct
$19.501bn

Nov

Dec

2020 TOTAL
[last updated on 30th Apr 2021 ..more information]
$297bn

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