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Sustainable finance in emerging markets and the role of securities regulators
"The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) was established in 1983, when 11 securities regulatory agencies from North and South America agreed to build their interAmeric...
07/04/2019 Since 2 years Read More
The fifth IKI Alliance Mexico newsletter
The fifth "IKI Alliance Mexico" newsletter highlights the activities and impacts of the projects of the International Climate Protection Initiative in Mexico in terms of climate and biodiversity.
07/03/2019 Since 2 years Read More
2019 Report about the status of the disclosure of information related to climate risks
"The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) was established by the Financial Stability Board (FSB) in December 2015 to develop a set of voluntary, consistent disc...
07/03/2019 Since 2 years Read More
For the first time in Colombia, Financiera de Desarrollo Nacional (FDN), issued sustainability bonds.
FDN successfully brought to market the debut sustainability bonds in an amount of $131,350 million pesos. The proceeds will be used to finance buses for the Transmilenio phases I and II. Issua...
07/02/2019 Since 2 years Read More
Green bonds issuance surpassed the USD 100 billion mark for 2019
Green bonds issuance to date exceeded the USD 100 billion milestone in 2019 according to Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI). This is the first time that such level would be achieved in the first h...
06/29/2019 Since 2 years Read More
HYDROPOWER CRITERIA CONSULTATION OPEN – We Want to Hear from You!
CONSULTATION OPEN: CBI is reaching out to hydropower stakeholders worldwide to provide their feedback on the Hydropower Criteria. The public consultation for the Hydropower Criteria started on...
06/24/2019 Since 2 years Read More
Chile has successfully issued its first sovereign green bond at a historically low rate
International markets have shown its trust in the Chilean economy by investing in green bonds issued by the country at a very low rate (3,53%). Chile has shown its leadership in the internatio...
06/19/2019 Since 2 years Read More
Findeter has accomplished the first sustainable bonds issuance in Colombia
Financiera de Desarrollo Territorial (Findeter) issued five and seven years sustainable bonds in an amount of $400 thousand millions to tap into the Colombian market. The process of issuance ...
06/19/2019 Since 2 years Read More
BBVA closes its first green bond in Ireland
Electricity Supply Board (ESB), a leading Irish utility, has arrived to the green bond market issuing a 500 million euros deal with the support of BBVA in structuring the issuance and as joint...
06/07/2019 Since 2 years Read More