North America

North America

Canada’s Green Bond Market Still Limited: IIAC

The global green bond market grew rapidly in 2019, and Canada is poised to see its own green bond market expand, according to a...

IFC Supports Humania With US$125m Finance Package

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the lead arranger for an Islamic financing package of up to US$125m to Humania, a...

Blockchain Social Media Platform Steemit to Migrate to TRON Network –...

Blockchain-based social media and blogging platform Steemit has announced its plans to migrate to the TRON blockchain. In a press release, Steemit announced its partnership...

Canada’s Ontario Province Prices C$500 Million Green Bond

Ontario, one of the world's largest sub-sovereign debtors, priced on Wednesday a C$500 million ($377 million) 7-year green bond, the finance ministry said, with...

New York Invests $800 Million into Green Bonds, Private Credit

The New York State Common Retirement Fund said Thursday that it has spent $800 million in climate-related investment strategies, focusing on fixed income and...

Toyota’s $750M Green Bond Backs Buying, Leasing Environmentally Friendly Vehicles

Plano-based Toyota Financial Services (TFS) is making financing more readily available for people waiting to buy one of its environmentally friendly Toyota and Lexus vehicles. On...