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Spain’s BBVA Breaks Ground by Issuing Risky ‘Green’ Debt

Spain’s BBVA has become the first lender to sell a “green” version of the riskiest form of bank debt, sparking questions from investors about...

European Blockchain Ecosystem Needs €350 Million for the Next 18 Months

A study report by Leadblock Partners, an appointed representative of Sapia Partners LLP, finds an accelerating growth of the European blockchain ecosystem. The findings...

Bank of England to Consider Incorporating Climate Factors in Corporate Bond...

Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey has promised to consider including climate change as a factor in the central bank's corporate bond purchase decisions...

Stock Exchange of the Year: London Stock Exchange

London Stock Exchange (LSE) impressed judges by both the breadth and depth of its sustainable investment innovation, including the launch of its Green Economy...

Nordics Roundup: ATP, PFA Back EIB’s Climate Bond

Denmark’s two biggest pension funds ATP and PFA have invested in the new Climate Awareness Bond (CAB) issued by the European Investment Bank (EIB),...

IBM Spawns Blockchain for Norwegian Salmon Fisheries

The Norwegian Seafood Association has teamed up with IBM and Atea, a technology firm focused on the internet of things (IoT), to create a...