Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Aug 17, 2017 by Sean Kidney

Record issuance in Q2, Crédit Agricole tops the underwriters table, diversity in deals but more corporates still needed, harmonisation is on the way and EU Expert Group on Sustainable Finance gathers steam


Green Bonds Mid-Year Summary 2017 

Posted: Aug 14, 2017 by Maria Mancuso

Banco de Comercio Exterior de Colombia S.A. comes to market with their first green bond. Banks lead the way in Colombia. 


Posted: Aug 12, 2017 by Maria Mancuso

Urban infrastructure bonds to ride on the back of policy push. And if you’re looking for the coming rail boom, it’s already here. 

The Indian green bond market is growing rapidly. India is among the top 10 green issuers in the world with issuances at USD 6.1 billion, a third of which hit the market in 2017 alone. We expect this volume to increase with new regulatory and policy measures providing a positive nudge to the market.

Posted: Aug 4, 2017 by Maria Mancuso

Anecdotal evidence has suggested that green bonds are heavily oversubscribed and may price tighter than expected. Green Bond Pricing in the Primary Market: January 2016 - March 2017 explores the data to discover whether or not this is happening.


What’s it all about?

The green bond market continues to grow and as of July 2017 totalled over USD 233 billion. The ongoing strength of the labelled green bond market illustrates the extent of investor demand for climate-related investments.

Posted: Aug 3, 2017 by Sean Kidney

Brazilian and UK organizations meet and join forces to grow sustainable development and green finance as part of 2nd annual Economic & Financial Dialogue


Posted: Aug 3, 2017 by Sean Kidney

Como parte do 2º Diálogo Econômico-Financeiro Brasil-Reino Unido, organizações dos dois países se encontram e unem forças para impulsionar desenvolvimento sustentável e financiamento verde


Mais detalhes

Posted: Jul 31, 2017 by Sean Kidney

Help keep the momentum going to green up the EU financial system, drive capital investment towards climate, sustainability and infrastructure goals


What’s it all about? 

Posted: Jul 28, 2017 by Sean Kidney

Grüne Verbriefungen; Green Covered Bonds; die Rolle der Börsen; Green City Bonds und 5 Einfache Schritte für Emittenten von Green Bonds – alles, was Sie unbedingt wissen sollten

Posted: Jul 28, 2017 by Sean Kidney

A less sticky summer for Sean & Justine, working across the other side of the Equator - apart from a one-day trip to New Delhi for a FICCI Summit at the end of the month. Sometimes we like it cold.

Posted: Jul 26, 2017 by Andrew Whiley

Leading hydropower operator China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG) has issued its first offshore green bond, raising EUR650 million for wind projects in Germany & Portugal


Strong Investor Demand