• Impact bond issuance had 'buoyant' 2022, says ICE

    19 January 2023

    Green, social and sustainability bond issuance fell 13% in 2022, to $771 billion - but the decline was modest compared to the drop in issuance in the broader bond market, according to the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE).

  • German green bond 'Greenium' widened in 2021

    03 February 2022

    Persistent high demand for German sovereign green bonds last year widened the premium investors were prepared to pay for the green label,...

  • ICE: Record carbon allowance trading volume in 2021

    11 January 2022

    ICE has reported a record-breaking 18 billion tonnes of carbon allowances were traded globally through its platforms in 2021, as it plans a raft of fresh environmental contract launches in 2022.

  • ICE to host tropical forest protection carbon credit auctions

    18 November 2021

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is to host auctions of carbon credits for Permian Global, which develops 'large-scale' tropical forest protection and restoration projects.

  • ICE to launch 'nature-based' carbon credit futures contract

    05 November 2021

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is set to launch its first 'nature-based solutions' carbon credit futures contract, in the latest sign of the growing investor interest in products that claim to have a positive impact on nature.

  • ICE launches social impact data scores for muni bonds

    13 August 2021

    Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) and data provider risQ have launched a data service to allow users to understand and score the potential social impact of US municipal bonds

  • Climate Exchange veterans eye new environmental contracts

    14 December 2017

    A suite of new environmental contracts is planned for launch on the European Energy Exchange (EEX), supported by senior executives of the former Climate Exchange.