Shrinking sovereign greenium 'can no longer be taken for granted'
Worsening market liquidity is shrinking the size of the 'greenium' for sovereign, sub-sovereign, supranational and agency (SSA) green bond issuers...
Sustainable bonds take record market share
Sovereign green bond issuance helped labelled debt secure a record share of the European bond market in the second quarter, Ahren Lester writes
Rise of SLBs helps labelled debt retain 19% share of European market
19% of total European bond issuance in the first half of 2022 were sustainable bonds despite a decline for social and securitised bonds, whilst sustainability-linked bonds (SLBs) grew to secure more than 2% market share.
Sustainable bond market share in Europe drops in 2022
The share of total European bond issuance held by sustainable bonds has dropped to 14% in the first three months of 2022...