Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Jun 11, 2019 by Luiza Mello



Financial Times, Bundled loans bolster green bond expansion drive, Kate Allen


FT explores the scope for green securitisation beyond green buildings.


Posted: Jun 11, 2019 by Krista Tukiainen



  • Issuance reaches record-breaking USD23.8bn – biggest May volume to date and second-highest month ever
  • Hong Kong joins sovereign green issuers
  • PKO Bank issues Certified Climate Bond for green mortgages
  • Second Thai GB and big push for rail assets
  • Spotlight on plastic waste and possible solutions


Posted: Jun 7, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

PKO Bank subsidiary leads CEE with Low Carbon Buildings Certification 



PKO Bank Hipoteczny (PKO BH) have announced the issuance of PLN250m (up from an initial PLN200m) green covered bonds maturing in 2024. The bonds have received Climate Bonds Certification under the Low Carbon Buildings Criteria, a first for Poland. 

Posted: Jun 6, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

Event Hosted by Climate Bonds Partner Citi with Speakers from GPIF, GFNJ, JRTT & Key Government Ministries

We have just received the Draft Agenda and line up for this Seminar which will include reports of major developments and explore next steps for Japan and green finance. 

It is reproduced in full below: 


Date and Time: Thursday, 20 June 2019, 13:30-17:00


Posted: Jun 6, 2019 by Mariana Caminha

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Consultation Period Opens

Posted: Jun 4, 2019 by Luiza Mello

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

Our team is going to be part of a series of events and here is your guide on who's where.

If you would like a chance to engage and meet with the team, take a look at the agenda below!

Posted: Jun 4, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

Rail Certifications Gather Steam: Russian Railways, BTS, JRTT on track with first green bonds: Big repeat issuers SGP and NY MTA back for more!



Posted: May 31, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

No time to waste! 1 week to go: Boot Camp Friday 7thJune: Registrations closing mid-week: Last chance for Blog readers to register!