Bonds and Climate Change: The state of the market in 2016 (2016)

AUTHOR:Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI)

DATE:July, 2016

TOPICS: green bonds

SUMMARY: The 'Bonds & Climate Change: State of the Market 2016' report is an in-depth analysis of the climate-aligned and labelled green bond markets. This year’s analysis estimates that there are $694 bn of climate-aligned bonds outstanding, an increase of $96 bn on last year’s report. This total is made up of approximately 3,590 bonds from 780 issuers across our climate themes: Transport, Energy, Buildings & Industry, Water, Waste & Pollution and Agriculture & Forestry. It includes $118 bn of labelled green bonds. For more information visit: