Loan round-up: Thai Union, Pacific Basin Shipping, AET...and more
Banks with $29trn in assets pledge to set 2050 'net zero' targets
A group of banks with about $28.5 trillion in assets has joined a UN-convened 'Net Zero Banking Alliance', and in doing so pledged to "align operational and attributable emissions from their portfolios with pathways to net-zero by 2050 or sooner".
Sustainable bond pricing perk 'not enough' for emerging market issuers
A webinar organised by Environmental Finance and the IFC heard from emerging market issuers of green, social and sustainability bonds about their experiences. Ahren Lester reports
News Round Up: PGE, Access To Medicine, S&P Global Platts, and more
CCCA banks to publish principles for low-carbon portfolio alignment
The Collective Commitment to Climate Action (CCCA) is to publish agreed principles and guidance for assessing portfolio alignment, and setting and reporting on alignment targets, by the end of Q1 2021.
Green and sustainability-linked loan round-up: Colombina and Eureden
Confectionery and food maker signs first sustainable loan in Colombia