Q3 2022 Market Summary

Climate Bonds’ Market Intelligence returns with another iteration in its quarterly review series. Climate Bonds screens self-labelled bonds issued globally and only includes bond issuance demonstrating climate ambition aligned with the Paris Agreement in its Green Bond Database.The report shows that the green milestone hits the USD2trillion milestone and unites with the rising crop of sustainable bond labels (Social, Sustainability, Sustainability Linked and Transition labels), to reach a combined lifetime USD3.5trillion volume at end of the Q3. The summary breaks down issuance across these labels and presents market highlights from this quarter.


Climate Bonds would like to thank the sponsors of the report, First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB).The collaboration with FAB on the quarterly report coincides with a joint event at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt. ‘Scaling sustainable finance: A perspective in the Middle East’, on 11th of November 4pm (EET). ‘Scaling sustainable finance: A perspective in the Middle East’ will take place at the UAE Pavilion (Blue Zone) and can be streamed online via Office of the Special Climate Envoy’s YouTube channel