• BADEA issues social bond for debut bond deal

    31 January 2024

    The Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) issued a social bond, as it marked the "significant milestone" of its first ever bond issuance.

  • AfDB launches ground-breaking 'sustainable hybrid' bond

    30 January 2024

    The African Development Bank (AfDB) has launched the first 'sustainable hybrid capital' bond from a multi-lateral development bank (MDB).

  • Bond round-up: AfDB, Austria, Mexico ... and more

    24 January 2024
  • COP28: Export credit agencies launch net-zero alliance

    08 December 2023
  • COP28: Coal plant shut-down deal takes significant step forward, but will still operate until 2035

    07 December 2023

    From Peter Cripps at COP28 in Dubai

  • COP28: EIF commits €200m to four climate action PE and VC funds

    06 December 2023
  • COP28: IRENA's Energy Transition Accelerator grows four-fold to $4bn

    05 December 2023
  • COP28: Sovereign sustainability-linked finance task force launched

    05 December 2023

    Eight development banks and financial institutions have launched a technical task force to support the development and growth of the sustainability-linked finance market for sovereign issuers to achieve global climate and nature goals.

  • COP28: EU-led emerging market green bond initiative signs AfDB partnership

    04 December 2023

    The EU-led Global Green Bond Initiative (GGBI) has signed a partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) as part of its plan to expand its emerging and developing market green bond technical assistance programme.

  • COP28: ICMA, IsDB launch sustainable sukuk guidance project

    04 December 2023