Climate Bonds Blog

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
Posted: Sep 24, 2021 by Liam Jones

“Anchors Away!” -  Shipping Criteria Sets Sail with an Impressive Fleet of Ferries 

Climate Bonds is delighted to present the first Certified shipping project under the Climate Bonds Standard. The New Zealand-based transport operator KiwiRail has Certified a NZD350m (USD246m) loan facility to finance the purchase of two new battery-powered Interislander ferries.

First Shipping Certification under the Climate Bonds Standard
Posted: Sep 23, 2021 by Liam Jones

In the second of our ‘Countdown to COP’ briefings, the Climate Bonds Policy Team examine the EU’s extension of carbon pricing policies into the economic and trade arena through the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM). We delve into the implications of this shift and suggest what action should be taken at COP26 to best make use of this major, but underused emissions reduction tool.


Building momentum over a decade

Carbon Pricing for Climate Action: New Countdown to COP Policy Briefing