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North America

IFC Committed $3.4-Bn Investment in East Asia and Pacific to Steer...

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, on Friday said it committed $3.4 billion in East Asia and the Pacific...

World Bank and State of California Grow Green Bond Partnership

The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa/AAA) and the State of California today announced that the state has invested US$200...

US Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology

U.S. Reps. Doris Matsui and Brett Guthrie have recently proposed a bill dubbed the "Blockchain Promotional Act 2018" in the House of Representatives, according...

US, China and France Lead International Green Bond Market

The US, China and France are leading the international green bond market. That’s the verdict from Climate Bonds’ latest analysis, which suggests the booming...

Build America Mutual Launches BAM GreenStar Assessment to Identify Municipal Green...

Build America Mutual today announced the BAM GreenStar Assessment program to identify green bonds sold by U.S. municipal bond issuers for infrastructure projects that...

TransLink Looks at Issuing Green Bonds to Finance Capital Projects

Metro Vancouver’s transit authority is exploring the possibility of issuing green bonds, which would allow investors to put their money into environmentally friendly projects...