50 shades of green bonds - and 50 ways of assessing them
29 December 2016
Ratings agencies have weighed into the green bond market in the past year, adding to the raft of existing tools for assessing bonds. Where is this increasingly crowded marketplace heading, asks Peter Cripps
Green bond funds launched in 2015 are worth nearly €600m
14 January 2016
2015 was big year for green bond funds, with nine new funds launched during the year, now boasting a combined value of €599 million ($651 million), according to figures compiled by Environmental Finance.
Indian regulator finalises national green bond standards
12 January 2016
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has finalised its inaugural set of green bond standards, making it the second Asian country to make such a move in as many weeks.
Profile: Axa IM's new green bond fund
11 November 2015
Axa IM uses its in-house responsible investment expertise to cherry-pick labelled green bonds, and also buys unlabelled green corporate bonds, says Peter Cripps