Impact bonds, a step beyond responsible investment
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Social impact bonds (BIS) work, like other debt securities, offering a rate of return, but the profit is linked to a social or environmental objective. Currently there are more than 90 social bond issues worldwide that total an investment of near 26 billion euros. The United Kingdom is ranked number one, followed by the United States.
The Development Bank of Minas Gerais (BDMG) is preparing to raise about $100 million in green bonds, with support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The BDMG presents on Tuesday a framework, document that details the the scope of companies or projects that can be targeted for funding, a preview of the funding itself, which should be released in the coming months. ...
BNDES Energy Efficiency Fund will receive a contribution of R$30million from the Procel
Resources reduce the risk of default assumed by lenders FGEnergia should leverage with a guarantee R$ 200 million to projects in the country.
Rocky Mountain Institute partners with top banks to deliver new Center for Climate-Aligned Finance
Four of the world’s largest banks – Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and Bank of America – have teamed up with leading US environmental non-profit The Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) to launch a new Center f...