Europe

Europe

Green Mortgages to Sway Millennials Towards New Homes

A newly-built property’s eco credentials could soon be the ultimate selling point for first time buyers, ShowHouse reports. Last month, Barclays became the first...

European Green Bond Market Set to Grow And Diversify

The European green bond market will have increased engagement from the corporate and banking sector and more varied deals, according to a report from...

Ireland an Ideal ‘Global Lab’ for Green Industry

Ireland can become "a global laboratory" for green finance and renewable technologies and help drive an economic transition plan to transform sectors such as...

Barclays Rolls Out New UK Green Trade Finance Offering

Barclays’ annual general meeting in London may have been disrupted by climate change protesters this week, but the bank has made steady progress on...

M&A in Clean-Energy Loving Germany Could Sully Green Bonds

Angela Merkel’s clean-energy push may turn out to be less ‘green’ than expected for bondholders caught up in the upheaval of Germany’s energy industry. In...

Swedish Green Bonds Slash 515,000 Tonnes of Emissions

Green bonds supported by the Swedish Local Government Funding Agency have reduced annual carbon dioxide emissions by around 515,000 tonnes. Around 150 sustainable investment projects...