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Europe

Study Considers How to Assess ‘Green’ Investment in Rail

The European Commission has published a study into criteria used to classify railway assets and activities as environmentally sustainable, and to provide insights into...

Germany Issues EUR 6.6Bn of Green Bonds in 2018

About EUR 6.6 billion (USD 7.4bn) worth of green bonds were issued in Germany in 2018, with 60% of the proceeds going for renewable...

Access Bank Gets Karlsruhe Sustainable Finance Award

Access Bank has emerged winner of the Karlsruhe Sustainable Finance Awards for “Outstanding Business Sustainability Achievement”. It received the award at a ceremony held...

UK Open to Tie-Up with Khazanah on Third National Car Project

The United Kingdom is open to collaboration with Khazanah Nasional Bhd in the development of Malaysia’s new national car project to help the country...

Green Finance: Calls for Transition Bonds Gain Traction

A growing number of bankers and investment managers are trying to develop a transition bond market that will allow carbon-intensive companies and industries to...

With Temperatures at Record Highs, Europe Urgently Needs a Green New...

For the second year in a row, Europe is reeling from a once-in-a-century heatwave. Temperatures in the German city of Bernburg, near Leipzig, hit...