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Demand for green bonds set to soar in Asia

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 8, 2018

Private capital has a huge opportunity to help meet the region's soaring demand for "green" investment over the next decade or so, said a Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) executive...

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Bank of America raises US$2.25 billion in largest green bond issue

By : Sustainability ..., May 21, 2018

Bank of America Corp has issued a US$2.25 billion bond to support clean energy projects, the largest green bond issuance by the bank so far.


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India, China to lead the emerging nations’ green bonds market in 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 9, 2018

India and China are set to emerge as the leaders in the green bonds market among the emerging nations in 2018, according to Moody's Investors Service. Global green bond issuance will achieve...

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India Aims To Add 15.6 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy Capacity In 2018–2019

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 8, 2018

The Indian Minister of Finance recently announced the budgetary allocation for all ministries and associated target outcomes for the financial year 2018-19 that starts from 1 April 2018....

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Global Green Bond Issuance Set To Grow to $250 Billion In 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 2, 2018

Global green bond issuance is set to grow by around 60% in 2018 and eclipse a total of $250 billion, according to a new industry projection.


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UBS announces partnerships to mobilize private wealth towards the UN SDGs

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 25, 2018
UBS has released a new white paper for the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting 2018 in Davos. The paper focuses on partnerships for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)....
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Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation set to become 1st urban local body to issue green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2018

After a year's wait for the central government nod to issue tax-free bonds, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is finally set to issue green bonds, reportedly the first Urban Local Body (ULB...

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IFC looks to invest $150 mn in Aditya Birla Finance via green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 18, 2018

International Finance Corporation, the private-sector investment arm of the World Bank, is looking to invest up to $150 million (Rs 958 crore) in Aditya Birla Finance Ltd to fund renewable...

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BSE's India International Exchange lists IRFC's first green bond

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 15, 2018

BSE's India International Exchange (India Inx) on Saturday said it has listed Indian Railways Finance Corporation's (IRFC) first green bond on its global securities market.

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Ireda prices its green masala bonds at 7.23% to raise $300 million

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 29, 2017

The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (Ireda) is believed to have priced its green masala bonds at 7.23% to raise close to $300 million, sources aware of the deal have confirmed with FE...

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