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Green Bonds Market 2018

2018 Issuance
(aligned with CBI definitions)
$132.7bn
Labelled green bonds aligned with CBI definitions
$115.9bn
Labelled green bonds not aligned with CBI definitions (and excluded from 2018 Issuance)
$37.5bn
Jan
$10.7bn

Feb
$6.7bn

Mar
$15.9bn

Apr
$13.1bn

May
$13.5bn

Jun
$18.1bn

Jul
$14.5bn

Aug
$5.8bn

Sep
$11.4bn

Oct
$14.0bn

Nov
$9.0bn

Dec

2017 Total
$162.0bn
2018 Estimate
$210bn

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Nov 13, 2018

Sao Paulo: Thatyanne Gasparotto joins the GRI Club meeting - energy financing credit alternatives for projects in the free market and for distributed generation

Nov 14, 2018

Kiev: Serena Vento talks on the importance of Climate Bonds in Financing Energy Efficiency at Forum for Energy for Sustainable Development

Nov 14, 2018

Paris: Sean Kidney speaks at OECD Conference on Green Finance

Nov 15, 2018

Kiev: Serena Vento presents panel at Policies and Measures to Overcome Barriers to Improve Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy workshop at Forum for Energy for Sustainable Development

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