November 20, 2018

Member spotlight with Mohan Vivekanandan of Development Bank of Southern Africa

The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) is a South African based Development Finance Institution (DFI), whose mandate is to use infrastructure to promote economic growth […]
November 12, 2018

The ECB has bought green bonds as part of its debt purchase program

The European Central Bank (ECB) has acquired green bonds within the framework of its program of debt purchases, both corporate and public. Since the announcement of […]
November 12, 2018

CDB issues its first securitized products in the green credit assets sector

The Development Bank of China (CBD), the world largest financial development institution, issued for the first time USD 453 million securitized green credit assets to support […]
November 12, 2018

The EU will allocate 300 million euros the to fight against climate change in Latin America

It is key the participation of Euroclima, the main European Union program that helps 18 Latin American countries in their climate change policies. Full News – […]
November 9, 2018

How an innovative resettlement plan helped improve lives in Brazil

The Mané Dendê River Basin in the western part of Salvador (the capital of Bahia) has a population of about 44,000. Eighty percent of households in […]
November 5, 2018

MILA seeks to generate new spaces to promote the issuance of green bonds

They seek to generate new spaces to promote the issuance of green bonds in the Integrated Latin American Market (MILA), the stock market integration of the […]
October 31, 2018

FIRA issues in Mexico its first green bond for the agri-food sector with IDB support

The Inter-American Development Bank supported the issuance of FIRA’s first $ 2,5 billion Mexican pesos green bond in Mexico, with the design of a standard methodology […]
October 26, 2018

Mexico will increase geothermal generation with IDB support

A loan of US$ 108.6 million will contribute to the diversification of the country’s energy matrix and help reduce its dependence on fossil fuels. IADB Full […]
October 25, 2018

Climate change and green bonds in the agri-food sector

Given the climate change challenges the agri-food sector faces, FIRA issued its first green bond in the stock market, adding to the efforts of other entities […]