Stay updated on the latest trends of Green Finance
The State of Green Banks, a Global Movement in the Making
11/13/2020 Since 2 months
The State of Green Banks 2020 report was launched at the Finance in Common Summit on November 11th, during a panel titled “State of Green Banks 2020: a Global Movement in the Making.”
Around the world, a growing number of countries are exploring green banks—financial institutions or facilities dedicated to accelerating the shift to a sustainable economy. State of Green Banks 2020 is the first aggregation and analysis of this activity, based on novel data collected from existing and emerging green banks in mid-2020. Although green banks are well established in some countries, and over two dozen countries are actively exploring the model, until now there hasn’t been a singular source of information about existing green banks and the progress of new institutions.
Asset owners set and commit to report on 2025 targets to support 2050 net-zero emissions
Thirty-three of the world’s largest investors have committed to setting and reporting on 2025 targets to support the transition to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The final Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance’s I...
With support from the IDB Group, BDMG makes its debut on the international sustainable securities market
IDB Invest, a member of the IDB Group, announced the acquisition of a seven-year $50 million sustainable bond issued by Banco de Desenvolvimento de Minas Gerais S.A. (BDMG). The operation consolidates BDMG as the firs...
IDB Invest and IFC share system to help Latin American financial institutions measure climate impact
IDB Invest, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank Group, and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, have agreed to share the Climate Assessment for Financial Institutions tool or CAFI, IFC’s first-of-its-kin...