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A proposed new financial instrument, SDG Accelerator bonds, could provide a de-risked way of issuing bonds to address the need for more sustainable development.
July 28, 2021 by Anouj Mehta
Influential think tank Planet Tracker publishes dashboard highlighting benefits of innovative ‘blue bond’ model for investors, fishing companies, and marine ecosystems.
July 7, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
The e-commerce giant joins a growing band of corporates and governments around the world that have turned to the sustainable debt market.
May 17, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Climate Bonds Initiative predicts that the sustainable debt market will hit $1 trillion this year, but warns of a major 'gap' between investment levels and much-needed capital for climate solutions.
April 30, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
Green-labeled bonds’ pricing advantage will be harder to maintain as the U.S. debt markets become more ESG-oriented and as supply grows.
April 22, 2021 by Jean Haggerty
Work on standardization is intensifying as more corporations jump in.
November 2, 2020 by Jean Haggerty
Here's what green quantitative easing programs by central banks can look like.
June 3, 2020 by Leonardo Martinez-Diaz
The variety of purposes has expanded beyond alternative energy to green building and sustainable-transport projects. And that's just a start.
May 4, 2020 by Meghna Mehta
The pandemic and economic meltdown are highlighting the importance of integrating environmental, social and governance analysis into investment strategies.
April 13, 2020 by Sara E. Murphy
Research note suggests businesses with strong ESG credentials are proving more resilient than peers to coronavirus turmoil. But there are regional differences.
April 6, 2020 by James Murray
Certification and labeling schemes are important for diversifying the investor base, clarifying market signals and responding to investor demands.
April 1, 2020 by Shitiz Chaudhary
In just two years, this new green finance vehicle has generated more than $108 billion in issues.
November 11, 2019 by Sara E. Murphy
The Climate Bonds Initiative now hopes annual green bond issuance can reach $1 trillion by the early 2020s.
July 1, 2019 by Michael Holder
Watch for guidelines from a new working group of the Climate Bond Initiatives in June.
March 12, 2019 by Liz Enochs
Sustainability as a path to lower borrowing costs could be a game-changer.
March 4, 2019 by Libby Bernick
The proceeds will go toward projects ranging from renewable energy projects to reforestation.
February 25, 2019 by Liz Enochs
The dirty little secret about investor returns? Climate change puts them in harm's way.
January 15, 2019 by Joel Makower
Collaboration between banking giants BNP Paribas and SYZ will see new equity bond offering that links returns to performance of companies advancing the SDGs.
September 17, 2018 by Michael Holder
But why retaining a degree of flexibility will be key to the meeting the needs of the full 'green investor' spectrum.
June 4, 2018 by Leonie Schreve
There have been plenty of issues. Now it's time to assess how projects are actually faring.
May 11, 2018 by Antonio Vives
The commitments are falling woefully short of what's needed to plan for the impacts of rising sea levels and temperatures.
February 28, 2018 by Alex Bernhardt
It's been a year since the coffee giant issued the first bond of its kind. What's the effect on the marketplace, and what's next?
November 16, 2017 by Anya Khalamayzer
Experts talk up public-private collaboration for 'urban planning 2.0.'
November 7, 2017 by Heather Clancy
Pay-for-success bonds backed by the Rockefeller Foundation and others seek to fund urban resilience projects.
August 31, 2017 by Anya Khalamayzer
The biggest U.S. bank is embracing renewable energy and green infrastructure projects in a big way.
August 2, 2017 by Heather Clancy