Call for coalition to drive green bond market growth
Citi and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have attempted to accelerate the growth of the fledgling green bond market by calling for a collaboration of investors, issuers and dealers to drive its development.
Abengoa could raise €500m as it lists on Nasdaq
Clean energy firm Abengoa could raise more than €500 million ($676.2 million) from investors as it prepares to list on the Nasdaq stock exchange.
EIB aims for biggest ever green bond
The European Investment Bank (EIB) aims to tap its €650 million ($856 million) Climate Awareness Bond, in a move that could make it the largest ever green bond.
SolarCity sells shares and notes to raise more than $200m
Solar financing company SolarCity has announced plans to raise $223.5 million by selling shares and convertible notes.
Climate Bonds Initiative launches solar bond standards
The Climate Bonds Initiative has released standards for solar bonds, in a move hoped to attract more investors to the green bond market.
EIB issues record-breaking €650m green bond
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has issued a €650 million ($849.4 million) Climate Awareness Bond (CAB) – the largest ever green bond to be denominated in euros, and the first to use the EIB's ECoop framework.
Cheuvreux retains sustainability title in Extel survey
Kepler Cheuvreux has been voted best pan-European brokerage firm for sustainability research in the annual Thomson Reuters Extel survey.
Hobley named as CMIA president
Anthony Hobley of law firm Norton Rose has been elected as president of the Climate Markets and Investment Association (CMIA).