European Investment Bank's Climate Awareness Bonds

Event: First Green Business Forum: Investing in Asia and the Pacific

European Investment Bank's Climate Awareness Bonds

23 November 2016
Author / Speaker: 
Christopher Knowles, European Investment Bank - Email the author | Other materials by the author

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After pioneering the world’s first green bonds in 2007, the European Investment Bank has since issued more than €19 billion of climate awareness bonds in 11 different currencies. Green bonds contribute to accelerating private sector funding for climate-related investment.

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