October 17, 2019

Climate Bonds Media Release: Expanded Role for Central Banks to Green Global Financial System

October 9, 2019

Bancóldex launches a new loan scheme to finance investments to micro and small firms

Banco de Desarrollo de Colombia (Bancóldex) will offer new loans to finance micro and small enterprises willing to invest in new projects to diminish the environmental […]
October 9, 2019

Green & Sustainability Bonds in Latin America and Caribbean

October 9, 2019

Environmental and Social Safeguards Coming to a Crossroad: Analysis of Alternatives in Project Development

If you consider the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) as the skeleton of a project, the Analysis of Alternatives (AoA) can certainly be considered as […]
October 8, 2019

Pepsi to Adopt Green Mainstream With Sustainable Bond Sale

PepsiCo Inc. has made its debut sale of this debt. The company offered $1 billion of senior unsecured green securities while investors placed orders more than […]
October 3, 2019

Sovereign Green Bonds: 4 reasons to pay attention in LAC

Chile issued the first sovereign green bond of the American Continent on June 17th and marked a turning point for the Latin American region. With a […]
October 3, 2019

A group of 130 banks from 49 countries launched the UN Principles for Responsible Banking

The six Principles aim to accelerate the banking industry’s contribution to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement on climate change and were announced […]
October 3, 2019

World Investor Week 2019

World Investor Week (WIW) is a global campaign promoted by the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) to raise awareness about the importance of investor education […]
October 2, 2019

IDB launches inaugural Sustainable Development Bond (SDB)

The IDB priced a new CAD600 million 5-year fixed rate Sustainable Development Bond. This transaction represents the IDB’s first SDB issuance, the proceeds of which will […]