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Just maybe, debt capital markets can save the planet

Just maybe, debt capital markets can save the planet

In its latest report, WWF poses fundamental questions about the debt capital markets, examining their rapid progress in the last five years and anticipating their evolution through this crucial decade, write Margaret Kuhlow and Jochen Krimphoff

Triodos to avoid UK green bond amid 'blue' hydrogen inclusion

Triodos to avoid UK green bond amid 'blue' hydrogen inclusion

With the inaugural UK sovereign green bond expected this week, Dutch sustainable investor Triodos has decided not to invest in the issue amid concerns around the use of proceeds - in particular, the inclusion of 'blue' hydrogen. Ahren Lester reports

Sustainable Bonds Insight 2021

Sustainable Bonds Insight 2021

Sustainable Bonds Insight 2021

This free-to-download report includes graphics and data from the Environmental Finance Bond Database to illustrate the main trends in the market in 2020 together with forward-looking commentary from leading market commentators

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Annual breakdown of sovereign bonds


Sovereign issuance of green, social and sustainabilty bonds began 2016 with a €750 million green bond from Poland. Sovereigns have now raised a combined $141 billion through these instruments. Social and sustainability issuance represents an increasingly large share of sovereign GSS issuance, with momentum building in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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