CFOs 'surprisingly committed' to hiking sustainable bond issuance, says PwC
Private sector chief financial officers (CFOs) are "surprisingly committed" to increasing their issuance of green, social and sustainability (GSS) bonds...
Bond market 'sceptical that EU social taxonomy will see light of day'
There is widespread scepticism among bond issuers and investors that the EU social taxonomy will ever come to fruition amid the challenge of finalising even the green taxonomy, according to PriceWaterhousecoopers (PwC).
50% of European bonds could be sustainable by 2026
Half of all bonds issued in Europe could be labelled green, social or sustainability (GSS) bonds by 2026, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
EIB fossil fuel lending phase-out hailed as ‘crucial milestone'
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has committed to phase out lending to most fossil fuel projects by 2022, in a move that has been hailed as a crucial milestone in achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Austrian energy company receives EIB's second Green Loan
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to grant Austria-based Energie Steiermark a €90 million ($100 million) loan for climate action and sustainable investment projects.
Glennmont's third clean energy fund closes with €850m
UK fund manager Glennmont Partners has raised €850 million ($957 million) at the final close of its third clean energy infrastructure fund, which it claims is the largest amount raised for a European green energy fund.
Finance in Motion raises $60.2m for sustainable forestry fund
Impact asset manager Finance in Motion has announced the first close of its Arbaro sustainable forestry fund, having raised $60.2 million.