Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Nov 2, 2021 by Leena Fatin

September the greatest ever month for labelled issuance as COP summit beckons

The approach to COP26 entails a reimagination of the future for stakeholders across all sectors and nations. This defining moment in climate history has given fresh impetus to sustainable debt markets with Q3 witnessing a new record annual figure for labelled debt, months before the year’s end.

2021 Already a Record Year for Green Finance with over $350bn Issued!
Posted: Nov 1, 2021 by Leena Fatin

Huge oversubscription for UK & EU green bonds underlines the strength of investor demand

The last two months have seen two incredible green sovereign level debut bonds:

COP26 Briefing: Sovereign Green Bond issuance takes off! Start of a long boom
Posted: Oct 28, 2021 by Leena Fatin

$1Trillion Annual Green Bond Milestone Tipped for end 2022 in Latest Survey: Sean Kidney calls for $5Trillion per year by 2025

Market Sentiment positive on growth to 2025

Green bond investment in a single year could reach the $1trillion milestone for the first time by the end of Q4 2022, according to respondents to a new Climate Bonds market survey.

$1Trillion Annual Green Bond Milestone Tipped for end 2022 in Latest Survey: Sean Kidney calls for $5Trillion per year by 2025
Posted: Oct 20, 2021 by Mariana Caminha

Climate Bonds has released the Transition Finance in China’s Guangdong Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area report, which discusses the principles that credible transition finance 

New! Climate Bonds launches Transition Finance in China’s Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area report
Posted: Oct 15, 2021 by Leticia Braga

Colombia is leading the path for Green Finance in Latin America
Posted: Oct 4, 2021 by Mariana Caminha


From Australia to Russia to Mexico: While our staff will not be speaking at physical events, they will still be appearing.


October Online Events: WorldPensionSummit, Den Haag - 'How to green a central bank’s approach to finance, PRI webinar on Industrial Transition to Net Zero, Investor View - Sustainability initiatives at organizations, Mexico GRI Club 2021
Posted: Oct 3, 2021 by Mariana Caminha

Climate Bonds launches China Green Securitization State of the Market 2020 report
Posted: Oct 1, 2021 by Liam Jones

Can green finance and pressure from green investors help make Indian agriculture more sustainable?

Let’s look at two major Indian agricultural investment needs: adequate water supply for agriculture and maintaining soil conditions.


Water, water everywhere and not a drop to eat

Funding investments in improving Indian agriculture’s sustainability
Posted: Sep 30, 2021 by Liam Jones

China Remains a Green Bond Market Leader Despite Evident Impacts of Pandemic

China's green bond market is recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic and continues to grow, according to a new report released by Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) and China Central Depository & Clearing Co. Ltd Research Centre (CCDC Research).

China totalled USD44bn in labelled green bonds during 2020: Second largest country for green issuance
Posted: Sep 27, 2021 by Luiza Mello

Mecanismos Financeiros de Gestão Consorciada (MFGCs) apresentam uma oportunidade para projetos de infraestrutura urbana e municípios menores acessarem o mercado de capitais.

Oportunidade de financiamento sustentável para infraestrutura subnacional brasileira