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Chile issues Treasury Social Bonds for US$2.1 billion in foreign currency
The Ministry of Finance informs the issuance of Treasury bonds in the international markets for a total equivalent of approximately US$2.1 billion, as part of the Central Government’s 2021 add...
09/15/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Brazilian banking system moves forward with new ESG regulation
The Central Bank of Brazil published, on 15 September 2021, a set of rules aimed at revising and strengthening governance rules for the implementation of corporate social, environmental and cl...
10/13/2021 Since 5 days Read More
Climate Bonds Initiative highlighted key figures of Sustainable Debt Market 2021
Total volumes for labelled Green, Social and Sustainability (GSS) bonds, Sustainability-linked bonds (SLB) and Transition bonds reached nearly half a trillion (USD496.1bn) in the first half of...
09/09/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Dominican Republic creates a one-stop shop to boost foreign investment in renewable energy
The National Energy Commission of the Dominican Republic (CNE) and Pro-Dominicana agreed to create a one-stop shop for foreign investment for renewable energy in the country. The directors of ...
09/08/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Economy, BCRA, CNV and SSN sign agreement to promote the development of sustainable finance in Argentina
The Minister of Economy together with the President of the Central Bank of Argentina (BCRA), the head of the National Securities Commission (CNV) and the National Superintendent of Insurance (...
09/07/2021 Since 1 month Read More
Amazon launches reforestation initiative aimed at restoring Brazil’s rainforest
Amazon in partnership with global environmental organisation The Nature Conservancy, announced the launch of Agroforestry and Restoration Accelerator, a carbon removal project in Brazil's Amaz...
09/04/2021 Since 1 month Read More
First Sustainability-Linked Bond issuance in Argentina
San Miguel, fruit production and marketing company in Argentina, issued the first negotiable sustainability-linked bond (SLB) in the country for USD 50 million. Under this instrument, San M...
09/02/2021 Since 2 months Read More
Uruguay wants to become a green hydrogen producer
Uruguay's Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining announced a plan to develop green hydrogen projects for the decarbonisation of freight transport, the energy sector and industry, as well as f...
08/30/2021 Since 2 months Read More
Corfo launches technology programme to boost agriculture in desert areas
Corporación de Fomento de la Producción (Corfo), the Chilean government agency in charge of fostering national production and promoting regional economic growth, launched a new technology prog...
08/30/2021 Since 2 months Read More