• NGFS chair calls for 'effective' carbon taxes

    03 September 2019

    Frank Elderson, chair of the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS), has called on governments to improve their coordination of carbon taxes to help combat climate change.

  • Bonds round-up: E.On, KfW, Kaneka, Guangzhou Metro ... and more

    28 August 2019

    E.ON raises €1.5bn from its first green bond

  • Bonds round-up: BART, KfW, San Diego, Mitsui, IBRD, EDC, Ottawa

    07 August 2019

    San Francisco BART raises $644m, KfW issues its first HK$ denominated green bond and more

  • Bonds round-up: KfW, San Francisco BART, California, Meidensha, Welltower

    24 July 2019

    KfW, San Francisco BART, California, Meidensha, Welltower

  • ESG in Fixed Income Europe, featuring Green Bonds

    03 July 2019

    Nearly 400 delegates attended the conference, now in its ninth year`

  • KfW green bonds price tighter in the secondary market

    01 July 2019

    Bonds issued by German development bank KfW appear to trade at a slight premium to their vanilla counterparts, Environmental Finance's ESG and Fixed Income conference heard.

  • Bonds round-up: KfW, Nordea, Indiana Finance Authority, Entra ASA, Atrium Ljungberg and more...

    29 May 2019

    The German development bank has now issued 23 green bonds, from which it has raised almost $21 billion.

  • KfW's largest green bond meets strong demand

    16 May 2019

    German development bank KfW has priced the €3 billion ($3.4 billion) green bond it announced earlier this week (LINK), setting the coupon for the eight-year deal at 0.01%.

  • Prospect of German sovereign green bond welcomed by KfW

    14 May 2019

    The potential issuance of a sovereign green bond by Germany has been welcomed by one of the market’s leading lights.

  • KfW to ramp up green bond issuance in 2019

    13 May 2019

    German state-owned promotional bank Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) has expanded its green bond framework to include energy-efficient buildings and said it planned green bond issuances of €5-6 billion ($5.62 billion) in 2019.