Sustainable bond issuance sets fresh record
2021 sustainable bond issuance has already surpassed the record-breaking 2020 total, supported by rising interest in sustainability and sustainability-linked bonds from corporate issuers. Ahren Lester reports
Green bond round-up, 21 Nov
US real estate company Boston Properties has raised $1 billion from its inaugural green bond.
Chinese green bond market needs to grow further
Green bond issuance from China has to grow tenfold in just three years if the country is to have a large slice of the $1 trillion target per year by 2020, a report has argued.
Crédit Agricole becomes leading green bond underwriter
Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank (CACIB) has seized the title of leading underwriter in the green bond market for 2017, after knocking its American rival Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) off the top spot.
Green bond market sees another record month
The booming green bond market scaled fresh heights in November, which saw $16.7 billion of issues, setting a new monthly record.
Green Bond round-up 15 November 2017
Moody's expects at least $120bn of green bonds by end of 2017
Green bond issuance reached fresh highs in the third quarter and is on track to set a new record of at least $120bn in 2017, according to Moody's Investors Service.
September smashes records with a dozen mini-benchmarks
September set a new monthly record for the value of green bonds issued, with $16.1 billion of deals having settled in the month.
Green bond round-up, 13 September 2017
Canada's Toronto-Dominion (TD) Bank has doubled the size of its latest green bond transaction to $1 billion, after demand swelled to more than $2 billion.
Green bond round-up, 6 September 2017
Canada's export credit agency, Export Development Canada (EDC) has issued its fourth green bond – its first denominated in its home currency.