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  • NIB aims for record 2024 green bond issuance after stellar start

    17 January 2024

    2024 could prove a landmark year for the long-standing green bond issuer amid updates to its framework and record issuance volumes on the cards, Jens Hellerup tells Ahren Lester

  • Singapore taxonomy a sign of things to come for transition finance, says Fitch

    17 January 2024

    Singapore's sustainability taxonomy is an internationally significant development that is likely to kick-start financing deals for 'transition' activities, Sustainable Fitch has said.

  • Kenya steps closer to 'attractive' sovereign green bond debut

    16 January 2024

    Kenya has taken a step closer to issuing its debut sovereign green bond after the government approved its framework, opening a path to becoming only the fifth African sovereign to issue a labelled sustainable bond.

  • NBIM, Axa and Fidelity among 320 companies signing up to TNFD reporting

    16 January 2024

    320 companies, including major financial institutions, have confirmed they will disclose in line with the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) over the next two reporting years.

  • Sustainability assured?

    15 January 2024

    Are organisations ready for regulators' demands for independent assurance of sustainability disclosures, and are investors ready to reward companies providing assurance, Michael Hurley asks