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EUROFIMA Displays Benchmark Green Bond on LGX

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) and EUROFIMA today announced the admittance of EUROFIMA’s new 10-year, EUR 750 million green bond for trading and listing...

Creditgate24 to Buy Rival Fintech

Lending start-ups Creditgate24 and Advanon are merging, as the coronavirus crisis prompts a round of consolidation in Switzerland's fintech sector. Lending platform Creditgate24 is taking...

SG Covered Bonds Issued and Settled with Blockchain Technology

Societe Generale SFH (SG SFH) has used a Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) platform to register its Obligations de Financement de l'Habitat (OFH) for the...

Fitch Affirms Emirates Islamic Bank at ‘A+’; Outlook Stable

Fitch Ratings - London - 21 May 2020: Fitch Ratings has affirmed UAE-based Emirates Islamic Bank PJSC's (EI) Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at...

Social Bond Surge Appears Here to Stay as COVID-19 Crisis Shifts...

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to surging demand for bonds that finance social projects. Market participants say this spike is likely to last beyond...

UK Islamic Finance Advisory, Malaysian Research Institute Partner on New SDG...

The UK Islamic Finance Council (UKIFC) and the Malaysia-based International Shariah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) have launched the first report in a...