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EU Green Bond Standard Could Stop Transition Bonds

Since the invention of green bonds 13 years ago, market participants have circled around the problem of what is green. There are many answers,...

Russia Updates Its Laws for Cryptocurrencies

The volume of cryptocurrency flows on darknet markets — which are involved in illegal drug and arms trafficking, remittance and transfer of illicit funds...

Offa and Gatehouse Join Forces on Shariah-Compliant Bridging Loans

Birmingham and London-based Offa, the UK’s first Shariah-compliant bridging lender, today announced it has agreed a significant funding line from the Shariah-compliant bank, Gatehouse...

Diverse Green Bonds will Build the Future Faster

Green bonds are about finding opportunities to invest in the future - and the future won't be uniform or standardised. Investors are increasingly looking for...

The Budget is Coming Up: Will We See a UK Sovereign...

In May 2018, the Environmental Audit Committee called for the Government to consider issuing sovereign green bonds (SGB), in order to set a benchmark...

Financing the Global Energy Transformation: Green Bonds

Despite the positive renewable energy investment trends over the past decade, annual investments in renewable energy power alone need to double until 2050 to...