Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Jun 25, 2019 by Krista Tukiainen

 

Highlights:

 

  • Over USD106bn issued in 2019 year to date - June figures at USD13.1bn so far
  • Chilean sovereign green bond, a Certified Climate Bond, makes history
  • Spotlight on the future of cities: resilient, smart and sustainable

 

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Posted: Jun 25, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

USD 106.7bn before end June. TEG to Open New 2020 Pathways towards vital first $1trillion in Green Finance.   

 

Posted: Jun 21, 2019 by Mariana Caminha

Green issuance is part of Chile's national economic policy to tackle Climate Change. New issuance in Euros coming in the following weeks

 

Posted: Jun 18, 2019 by Mariana Caminha

Call to Action: To all stakeholders interested in the future of sustainable hydropower: it's your chance to review and comment on the Hydropower Criteria for Climate Bonds!

 

Posted: Jun 18, 2019 by Andrew Whiley

Green light to green investment: EU sends the signal: Opportunities as market leaders seek best practice and look to zero carbon  

“The EU Taxonomy represents one of the single largest steps yet in reorienting basic economic activity towards low carbon. It will help bridge that gap between climate ambition and real economy investment that has been increasingly visible since the Paris Agreement.”

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

Highlights:

 

  • 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

Venue:

Posted: Jun 6, 2019 by Mariana Caminha

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