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ICMA Podcast on the EU Green Bond Standard
On this podcast the ICMA presents the Quarterly Briefing, Q1 2022: Update on the EU Green Bond Standard proposal. Nicholas Pfaff, ICMA’s Head of Sustainable Finance, reviews progress on the...
01/18/2022 Since 1 week Read More
Pampa Energia from Argentina issues its first green bond to finance new investments in wind energy
Pampa Energia, the largest integrated independent energy company in Argentina, issued a green bond in Argentinean pesos for an amount equivalent to nearly 30 million dollars, with the aim of f...
01/13/2022 Since 2 weeks Read More
IDB Invest together with Pantaleón promote the sugarcane in Guatemala
IDB Invest will finance Pantaleón SA, one of the largest sugar mills in Guatemala (sixth world’s largest sugar exporter country) and Central America, with 70 million dollars. IDB Invest will c...
01/12/2022 Since 2 weeks Read More
Cementos Chihuahua issues sustainability-linked bond
Mexican cement company Grupo Cementos Chihuahua (GCC), with operations in Mexico and the United States, announced the issuance of a sustainability-linked bond. The placement was listed in Sing...
01/11/2022 Since 2 weeks Read More
Rio de Janeiro creates tax regime that seeks to incentivise environmental initiatives
The municipality of Maricá, east of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, approved a new law at the end of 2021 that establishes a new tax regime for environmental protection initiatives, such as so-called ...
01/09/2022 Since 3 weeks Read More
Bosques Amazónicos made its first sustainable bond issue
The company Bosques Amazónicos (BAM) issued its first sustainable bond certified by the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) for USD 45 million, becoming the first thematic issue to receive this cer...
01/06/2022 Since 3 weeks Read More
Sustainable Disclosure Standards: Progress and Challenges
On Tuesday 21 December, the Public-Private Roundtable on Green Finance organised in collaboration with the Financial Market Commission and the Superintendency of Pensions, a webinar entitled "...
01/04/2022 Since 3 weeks Read More
Power company EGE Haina carries out the first green bond issuance in the Dominican Republic
The power company EGE Haina managed to place green bonds for an amount of 20 million to promote wind power generation, the first issue of its kind in the Dominican Republic. The bonds are f...
01/03/2022 Since 3 weeks Read More
Environment elaborated the National Strategy for Sustainable Consumption and Production
The Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development presented the National Strategy for Sustainable Consumption and Production that seeks to promote the decoupling of economic growth from ...
12/27/2021 Since 1 month Read More