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Green Bonds Market 2018

2018 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$116.9bn
Labelled green bonds aligned with CBI definitions
$103.3bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2018 Issuance)
$34.2bn
Jan
$10.3bn

Feb
$6.7bn

Mar
$16.3bn

Apr
$13.1bn

May
$13.5bn

Jun
$18.1bn

Jul
$14.5bn

Aug
$5.8bn

Sep
$11.3bn

Oct
$7.3bn

Nov

Dec

2017 Total
$162.0bn
2018 Estimate
$210bn

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Oct 23, 2018

Munich: Manuel Adamini delivers keynote speech at Lyxor AM Client Event

Oct 23, 2018

Santiago: Thatyanne Gasparotto and Rob Fowler lead the first Green Bond Bootcamp in LATAM targeting investors, issuers, regulators and the local media.

Oct 23, 2018

Hong Kong: Ivy Lau speaks about Asian Green Bonds at the speak at the 1st Annual Asian Structured Credit Summit

Oct 23, 2018

Shanghai: Ivy Lau joins the Greenbuild China 2018

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