The new annual report focuses on labelled green bonds and uncovers the latest developments in this asset type on a global scale. It looks at trends in green bond issuance and identifies avenues for market growth.
A detailed overview of the Japanese green bond market analyses the developments in the private and public sector for industries with green growth prospects, including low carbon property, transport, forestry and paper and manufacturing.
An overview of the booming green bond market in Hong Kong, which has been bolstered by policy support, incentives, and a growing momentum from the private sector. The report examines a range of green bond deals from domestic issuers.
The growth of green bond issuance slowed down in 2018, however new sustainability, SDG and social bonds increased the diversification of the asset class. Four new countries printed their first green bond issues.
Climate Bond Initiative's Climate Bonds Taxonomy identifies assets and projects needed to deliver a low carbon economy and provides screening criteria consistent with the climate goals of the Paris Agreement. (Video: 60 min.)
Several financial instruments and mechanisms are available for public and private entities in ASEAN that look to fund green assets through equity, debt and partnerships. This step-by-step guide gives an overview of the financing process and its implementation.
This report examines the progress that has been made and the opportunities lying ahead for green bonds in ASEAN countries. It looks at regional themes in green bond markets and issuance from companies that operate in climate-aligned sectors.