France plans €11bn green bond issuance in 2023
France is preparing to raise €11 billion ($12 billion) from sovereign green bonds in 2023, representing a €1 billion boost to the 2022 total from the major issuer
France's 'perfectly timed' inflation-linked green bond debut
With a longstanding reputation as a prolific green bond issuer and innovator, France welcomed the strong demand for its 'perfectly timed' green 'linker' debut. Ahren Lester reports
France launches landmark inflation-linked green bond
Prolific green bond issuer France has launched its first inflation-linked green bond, which is believed to be the first instrument of its type.
France considers landmark inflation-linked green bond in 2022
France is considering issuing what is believed to be the first inflation-linked green bond in the world, as the prolific green bond issuer continues to innovate in the market.
ESG in Fixed Income Europe 2020 conference: Day one round up
The annual conference is being held virtually this year and attracted over 600 delegates on its first day
Agence France Trésor: EU taxonomy a 'powerful tool' but challenges remain
ESG in Fixed Income Europe 2020 conference: The EU's taxonomy of sustainable activities is a "powerful tool" for impact reporting, but the data is not always there to enable reporting in alignment with it, attendees of Environmental Finance's virtual conference heard.
Green bond round-up: Orsted, Starbucks, Azure, Wapda, Greenworks ... and more
Danish wind energy company Orsted plans to return to the green bond market with a multi-tranche transaction denominated in Sterling.
Buildings and research take bulk of proceeds from green OAT
Green buildings and scientific research account for more than half of the finance already allocated from France's green sovereign bond (OAT).
France plans new tap of green OAT this week
The French government is preparing to tap its green sovereign bond for the fourth time.
France grows green bond to €11bn
The Republic of France has grown the size of its sovereign green bond to €10.8 billion ($13.3 billion) by tapping it for a third time.