Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Oct 17, 2018 by Andrew Whiley

 

40 years of experience: Indufor extends expertise to new field: Green Bonds

Climate Bonds Standard Board has approved the Finnish consulting company Indufor as a Approved Verifier under the Climate Bonds Standard & Certification Scheme.

Posted: Oct 15, 2018 by Mariana Caminha

Verifiers growing worldwide. Greensolver, our 34th addition!

What’s it all about?

Posted: Oct 5, 2018 by Leena Fatin

Giant Indian bank to fund wind and solar with first green bond 

 

State Bank of India (SBI), India’s largest and most prestigious financial institution has emerged as a new player in the global green bond market with a USD650million inaugural issuance. 

Fitch Ratings has assigned State Bank of India's note a NS:SBI, BBB-/Stable. 

SBI is rated at 56th in the S&P Global Market Intelligence Report 2018 of the world's 100 largest banks. 

Posted: Oct 1, 2018 by Andrew Whiley

Labelled green bonds and climate-aligned bonds make USD1.45trillion universe

Posted: Oct 1, 2018 by Mariana Caminha

A very busy month for the Climate Bonds team in the Americas, Europe & Asia.

We're rollong out multiple city launches of our flagship State of the Market Report London, Sydney, Delhi and more!

Posted: Sep 26, 2018 by Andrew Whiley

 

Creating Green Bond Markets, Insights Innovations and Tools from Emerging Markets released in Washington 

Focus on stakeholders, green finance progress, preparations for harmonisation and market expansion

New Green Bond Market Development Toolkit to assist nations in growing domestic markets and green investment  

 

Posted: Sep 25, 2018 by Giulia Rado

Updated Methodology released outlining the classification and screening process to identify green debt instruments eligible for inclusion in the CBI Green Bond Database

Another stage in Q3 & 4 reviews and updates of Climate Bonds frameworks. New umbrella Standard V3 due out in Q4.