If you’re in a green bond mood after reading our main piece this week, the CBI has just issued a handy summary of goings on at the policy … Continue reading Public sector green bond action around the world from the first half of 2018.
Finance for NDCs is given a new tool as aggregation and securitisation financing techniques are combined with Paris-approved carbon instruments
How a ‘covered’ green bond structure could help developing countries meet their NDCs under the Paris Agreement
The market is segmented like any other, but confusion often abounds
In this addition to the growing body of thinking on Green [Investment] Banks (GIBs), Angela Whitney and Paul Bodnar of the Rocky Mountain Institute look at where might be an appropriate solution for countries seeking to take “ownership” of their climate finance in support of achieving their NDCs.
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), the “trade association” for impact investors, has published a new “Roadmap for the Future of Impact Investing”. We analyse the key findings … Continue reading Directions from an Impact Investing Roadmap?
The UK Green Finance Taskforce was established by the UK Government in October 2017 with a six-month mandate. The final report from the Taskforce is out now, and Taskforce member Ben … Continue reading Recommended Read: The UK Green Finance Taskforce Reports
The EU has just released its action plan on financing sustainable growth. Based on the recent report of the High Level Expert Group (HLEG), it brings sustainability considerations into … Continue reading Featured Resource: EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance – Factsheet
The Green Bank Network has issued a useful report on how Green Banks assess and report the impacts of the finance they arrange.
A Virtuous Circle: scaling up investment in low-carbon energy Our recommended read this week is a report put out by Christian Aid at COP23 and mainly authored by … Continue reading Recommended Read: scaling up investment in low-carbon energy