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Record $41.8 Billion Of Labelled Green Bonds Issued In 2015

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 18, 2016

2015 was a bumper year for labelled green bonds market as it saw record issuance from existing and new issuers.

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Sebi clears new norms for issuance, listing of green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 13, 2016

To help companies raise funds through green bonds for investment in renewable energy space, regulator Sebi today approved new norms for issuance and listing of such securities in the stock...

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From Green Bonds to Green Boom: What China’s New Green Bond Rules Mean for Sustainable Investment

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 12, 2016

China has become the first country in the world to issue official rules on issuing “green bonds” — bonds that are dedicated to financing sustainable solutions. The new rules are aimed at kickstarting a booming green bond market in China to raise much-needed capital from the...

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IREDA to issue US$257 million in tax-free bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 11, 2016

State-owned firm the Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) is to issue INR17.2 billion (US$257 million) in tax-free bonds from today for the financing of renewable energy projects...

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IIFCL plans to raise Rs2,000 crore from bonds this quarter

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 11, 2016

State-owned India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL) is planning to raise about Rs.2,000 crore from taxable bonds this quarter for project lending.

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Labeled Green Bonds Issuance Crosses $40 Billion In 2015

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 28, 2015

The global labeled green bonds market has crossed a grand milestone in terms of total issuance this year.

A total of $40 billion worth of labeled green bonds were issued in 2015. According to the Climate Bonds Initiative, the milestone was achieved in December, and the...

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City of Oslo issues first green bond

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 16, 2015

Oslo has become the latest city to tap the green bond market, with its inaugural SEK1.5 billion ($172.49 million) issue.

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Sebi to make corporate, green bonds investor friendly

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 2, 2015

The board of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) in its meet on Monday is expected to ease norms for trading in corporate bonds. The regulator is also likely to frame the guidelines to list the so-called green bonds on domestic exchanges.

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Green Bonds Issuance Nears $40 Billion, Overtakes 2014 Total

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 2, 2015

The global green bonds market had another blockbuster month in November, issuing more green bonds than any month so far this year.

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IDBI Bank raises Rs2,310 crore via green bonds

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 27, 2015

IDBI Bank Ltd on Thursday said it has raised $350 million (about Rs.2,310 crore) from green bonds to fund clean energy projects. The issue was made under the $5 billion medium term note (MTN) programme listed on Singapore...

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