Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Ping An of China’s Hong Kong Unit to Launch More ETFs...

Ping An of China Asset Management (Hong Kong) plans to introduce as many as four thematic and smart-beta exchange-traded funds (ETFs) this year, adding...

RCBC to Issue Peso-Denominated ASEAN Green Bonds

Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) said Thursday it will be issuing peso-denominated green bond under its recently established green finance framework. In a regulatory filing...

Engro Polymer Raises Rs8.75b through Sukuk Issue

Engro Polymer and Chemicals Limited (EPCL) has raised a debt of Rs8.75 billion by issuing a Shariah-compliant Sukuk for the expansion of its plant,...

Investa Nabs First Green Loan, Climate Bonds Initiative-Approved

Investa is laying claim to Australia’s first green loan for a $170 million facility that is globally recognised by the Climate Bonds Initiative. The Investa...

Minda Pushes Law on Islamic Financing

Mindanao Development Authority (Minda) public relations head Adrian M. Tamayo said institutionalizing Islamic financing as a national law will help boost future investments in...

Green Finance Towards a Sustainable Philippines

The UK Government through the British Embassy Manila, in partnership with the Philippines’ Department of Finance (DOF), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), National Economic...