Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Why is Singapore So Far Behind Malaysia on Responsible Investing?

On numerous fronts, Singapore outcompetes its regional rival Malaysia. Infrastructure quality, the efficiency of government and business, quality of life, and as a safe...

Experts Urge Centre to Go in for a Sovereign Green Bond...

Indian government is keen on coming out with a sovereign bond issue for the first time, to raise somewhere in the neighbourhood of $10 billion....

Allens Advises QIC Shopping Centre Fund on $300m Green Bond Issuance

Allens has advised the QIC Shopping Centre Fund (QSCF) on its first $300m green bond issuance.The issuance was certified as a green bond by...

The Urgent Case for Green Finance

A silent revolution is taking place, one which we cannot ignore. Climate change has been thrust into the foreground of the public consciousness and...

Digital Yuan: Weapon in US Trade War or Attempt to Manipulate...

After a short stay in the red zone, Bitcoin (BTC) has recovered toward $12,000, with traders turning bullish as ever. Experts call the United...

QIC Raises Green Bond to Upgrade Shopping Malls

Institutional fund manager QIC’s real estate arm has issued a $300 million green bond certified by the London-based Climate Bonds Initiative with the goal...