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Amundi and EIB’s Green Bond Programme Hits €253m

French asset manager Amundi and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have reached a first close of €253m for their green debt programme, which aims...

24% of Islamic Fintechs Expect to Seek Regulated Status in the...

24% of Islamic fintechs are unregulated but will seek regulated status in the future, according to the findings of a new survey released on...

Swedish Airport Operator Awarded $103m Green Bond to Create ‘Climate Smart’...

Swedavia, the state-owned Swedish airport operator, has secured as green bond worth SEK1BN ($103m) to support its goal of getting its airports to 'carbon...

Sampension Invests in German, Irish Green Bonds and Plans More

Danish labour-market pension fund Sampension has announced an investment of DKK300m (€40m) in green bonds issued by Ireland and Germany, and it expects to...

EU Reaches Milestone by Agreeing on Green Criteria for Finance

MEPs and the Finnish presidency of the EU Council have agreed on a taxonomy to determine what economic activities can be considered 'green', paving...

‘Do No Harm’: Nuclear Squeezed out of EU Green Finance Scheme

European Greens claimed victory on Thursday (5 December) after EU negotiators reached agreement on a green finance taxonomy aimed at channeling billions of private...