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Europe

EBRD Backs Green Bond to Boost Greece’s Renewables

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is stepping up its efforts to support renewables in Greece by supporting TERNA ENERGY with an €18 million investment...

Financing the Green Transition

Four years after world leaders signed the Paris climate agreement and adopted the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),...

Investors Turn Up the Heat on Governments

As individuals, companies and governments become increasingly alert to the risks of climate change, the environmental, social and governance policies of corporate and sovereign...

Top Underwriter of Green Bonds HSBC Eyes $1 Trillion Market

More first-time issuers are likely to tap financing markets for environmentally and socially responsible debt in the next year or so, bringing the total...

Blockchain Set to Shape Future of Green Bonds

Banks and investors are starting to awaken to the benefits that can derive from the use of blockchain technologies in bond issues, including green...

London Stock Exchange Beefs Up Sustainable Investment Offerings

Two major new initiatives designed to meet growing demand for sustainable finance products were launched by the London Stock Exchange (LSE) late last week. The...