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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 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 […]
October 1, 2019

New Climate Resilience Principles launched at Climate Week New York City

The principles provide guidance for governments, investors and banks to determine when projects and assets are compatible with a climate resilient economy. The Climate Resilience Principles […]
September 24, 2019

CaixaBank is the first Spanish bank to issue a Social Bond to support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The issuance, for a value of 1 billion euros maturing over 5 years, will contribute to fighting poverty and creating jobs in economically disadvantaged areas of […]
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