December 13, 2018

The IDB grants US$ 80 million to BICE and the City Bank for green projects en Argentina

Disbursements will be made through BID Invest. The objective of these loan agreements is to facilitate greater investments through the provision of long-term credit, in dollars […]
December 13, 2018

Argentine Stock Exchanges and Markets (BYMA) launched a Sustainability Index

BYMA, together with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and with the support of the Clarín Group, launched a Sustainability Index that will allow identifying and highlighting […]
December 13, 2018

Green Bank Network Announces US$41 Billion for clean energy projects around the Globe

Members of the Green Bank Network have collectively closed transactions that are expected to mobilize US$41 billion in public and private capital for green infrastructure projects […]
December 13, 2018

Sustainable Finance: Commission expert group calls for feedback on EU-wide classification system

The Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance set up by the Commission in July 2018 has today launched a call for feedback on EU action to […]
December 11, 2018

The paradox of climate finance: even if essential, massive resource mobilisation is still distant

Climate finance is one of the pillars of the architecture of the Paris Agreement. There are very many views on how to scale up climate finance […]
December 10, 2018

First South American Sustainable Bond

The Argentinean ‘BICE Sustainable Bond’ consolidates as the Latin American bond with highest impact on the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Issued […]
November 28, 2018

Mexico City Government issued a 1,100 million pesos green bond in the Mexican Stock Exchange that will be earmarked to 27 green projects

With the aim of financing improvements in the Metro, drinking water and drainage infrastructure in the municipalities of Iztapalapa, Coyoacán, Gustavo A. Madero and Tlalpan and […]
November 28, 2018

Climate finance increased in 2015-2016

The CPF (Standing Finance Committee) 2018 biennial evaluation and overview of climate finance flows shows that, on a comparable basis, global climate flows increased 17% in […]
November 20, 2018

The ECB commits to ‘greening’ its monetary policy

The European Central Bank (ECB) seeks to concentrate its efforts on creating the enabling conditions to support capital flows to sustainable sectors. The green bond acquisitions […]