|China Green Bond Market 2016||
This report, which was produced jointly by Climate Bonds and China Central Depository & Clearing Co. Ltd. (CCDC), provides a detailed analysis of the:
|Green Bonds Policy: Highlights from 2016||
Our policy team's roundup of green bonds public sector action over the past year and major developments we look forward to seeing in 2017.
Top five green bond policy developments 2016:
|Green Bonds Market Highlights 2016||
Climate Bonds 2016 highlights: The big issuers: The big numbers: The trends that count and the 2017 forecast
A maturing of the green bonds market, diversification across issuers, products and use of proceeds are the main trends identified in our Green Bonds Highlights 2016 summary.
|Study of China's Local Government Policy Instruments for Green Bonds||
This report is jointly released by SynTao Green Finance and Climate Bonds Initiative at China's Green Finance Committee Annual Conference in April 2017. It provides an overview of local government policy instruments for developing green bond market in China with further recommendations.
|The Role of Exchanges in Accelerating the Growth of the Green Bond Market||
The Role of Exchanges in Accelerating the Growth of Green Bond Market was launched jointly with Luxembourg Green Exchange on 18 May 2017.
The discussion paper outlines developments to date and examines the strategic role that exchanges can play in assisting and stimulating green bond market growth by:
-facilitating market liquidity,
-investor access and
This approach can also enhance their reputation and credibility, protect investor interests, and attract green assets.
A number of stock exchanges were consulted in preparation of the paper including the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX), London Stock Exchange (LSE), Borsa Italiana (BI),The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
6 Core Recommendations
The paper outlines six recommendations for exchanges to help accelerate the growth of the green bond market:
We hope that this report makes clear the value of stock exchanges for the growth of the green bond market.
|2016 COP22 Report: Green Bond Directions||
This paper was released by the Climate Bonds Initiative in November 2016 ahead of the COP22. The paper outlines growing awareness green bonds as NDC financing tools.
|German Green Bond Market: Update: May 2017||
CBI and Deutsche Börse: German Green Bonds: Update & Opportunties– May 2017
Climate Bonds Initiative has released a new paper produced in collaboration with Deutsche Börse, analysing the growing German green bond market.
Currently, the German market represents the 4th largest green bond issuer worldwide, after China, and the 2nd in Europe, after France.