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The State of Green Banks, a Global Movement in the Making
The State of Green Banks 2020 report was launched at the Finance in Common Summit on November 11th, during a panel titled "State of Green Banks 2020: a Global Movement in the Making." Aroun...
11/13/2020 Since 6 months Read More
ESG Engagement for sovereign debt investors
Engagement is integral to responsible investment in all asset classes, and for sovereign bondholders this should not be an exception. Bondholders engage to make more informed investment decisi...
11/13/2020 Since 6 months Read More
Third TCFD Status Report Shows Progress & Highlights Need for Greater Climate-Related Disclosures and Transparency
The TCFD also issues implementation guidance and opens public consultation period to solicit input on forward-looking metrics The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD),...
10/01/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Ministry of Finance publishes its first Sustainable Bond Framework
The Ministry of Finance reported that its "Sustainable Bond Framework”received a favorable appraisal in the external evaluation (Second Party Opinion), in line with the international best prac...
11/04/2020 Since 6 months Read More
Global Sustainable Debt report: H1 2020 review of green, social, sustainability & pandemic markets
Climate Bonds has released the Sustainable Debt Global report, capturing COVID19 pandemic response for H1 2020 from various issuers who have utilised the sustainable debt market to address thi...
10/22/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Brazilian state of Espírito Santo to support production and jobs against pandemic
The Brazilian state of Espírito Santo will support the financial sustainability of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) against the COVID-19 crisis as the backbone of jobs and the...
10/26/2020 Since 7 months Read More
FIRA issues the first gender-equitable bond
FIRA issued the gender bond on the Mexican stock exchange BIVA on October 15th, with a 3 year maturity as part of a larger placement of three bonds worth 10 billion pesos/ $3 billion dollars, ...
10/20/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Blog | A call for an integrated framework for the bioeconomy in Latin America and The Caribbean region
Bioeconomy is any economic activity based on the use of natural renewable biological resources, from both land and ocean, to obtain food, materials, and energy in a sustainable way without com...
10/15/2020 Since 7 months Read More
Rio de Janeiro becomes first South American financial centre to join FC4S
Representing Brazil’s public and private sector financial services sector actors, today Brazil’s Laboratory of Financial Innovation (LAB) joined the International Network of Financial Centres ...
10/09/2020 Since 7 months Read More