Climate Bonds Blog

Posted: Apr 3, 2021 by Mariana Caminha



From the UK to Brazil to Australia: Climate Bonds staff at webinars, online conferences and green bond training courses will still be appearing.

April Online Events: Transition Finance Webinars: 6th Climate Bonds Awards: Green Bond Training: Green Investment for Agriculture
Posted: Mar 30, 2021 by Leena Fatin

Doubling sovereign Issuance... Doubling sovereign Issuers... Climate finance objectives pre - and post-COP26


Sovereign Green, Social & Sustainability (SGSS) Bonds - How far and how fast could they grow?
Posted: Mar 30, 2021 by Mariana Caminha

Contributions can be made on the BCB website until Friday April 23rd


The Banco Central do Brasil (BCB) has opened a public consultation on two draft regulations that define sustainability criteria to be applied to rural credit operations.

Brazilian Central Bank opens Public Consultation on sustainability criteria applicable to rural credit
Posted: Mar 29, 2021 by Leena Fatin


Increased cooperation to promote greening of Lujiazui's asset management industry and support green development of Lujiazui Financial City

On 26 March, at the government office building of the Shanghai Pudong New District, Yang Chao, the Deputy District Mayor and Lv Jinzhong, the Director of the Research and Statistics Department of the People’s Bank of China, Shanghai Head Office unveiled the Shanghai Office of the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI).

Climate Bonds opens Shanghai Office: Signs MoU with Lujiazui Financial City
Posted: Mar 28, 2021 by Liam Jones

Financing Credible Transitions: Flexibility: A core feature that will shape transition finance: Part 3 of 3
Posted: Mar 24, 2021 by Liam Jones

2020 marks another record year for Japan, growing by a third as the market gets green light on Covid-recovery: Latest Collaboration with Green Bond Issuance Promotion Platform


Japan GB Market Review 2020: Latest Collaboration with Green Bond Promotion Platform
Posted: Mar 10, 2021 by Liam Jones

DMO set to offer up to 15bn in Green Gilts to the market, as it gears up to be one of the world’s biggest green bond issuance programmes

UK Debut Sovereign Green Bonds to Ignite Britain’s Market?
Posted: Feb 24, 2021 by Leena Fatin

A Short Guide to Financing Credible Transitions: Part 2 of 3.Transition needs Ambition: Climate Bonds 2021 Transition Series
Posted: Feb 9, 2021 by Leena Fatin

New Interactive Data Platform: An easy tool for anyone wanting to analyse sustainable debt markets across multiple parameters 

Climate Bonds is pleased to launch an exciting new market intelligence tool. The Interactive Data Platform offers users a comprehensive breakdown of data across the three sustainable debt themes: Green, Social and Sustainability. 

Market Intelligence at your Fingertips – And it’s all for free!
Posted: Feb 5, 2021 by Leena Fatin

Opportunity for public & private investment to deliver agri-resilience in India

The world has watched farmers protest on the outskirts of New Delhi, since November, standing against India’s new farm legislation rushed through Parliament months earlier. 

Protesting farmers are concerned these reforms represent an effort by government to scale back its role in food markets and throw them into the jaws of corporations. At the heart of these protests is the issue of high level of risks associated with farming in India as farmers are subject to low and volatile incomes. 

Weekend Read: Investing in climate resilient agriculture in India: Why COVID-19 should be a wake-up call