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“Symbiotics launches first USD 10.25 million Social Bond with Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito ABACO in Peru” – Symbiotics – August 4, 2020

In a press release distributed on August 4, 2020 Symbiotics reported that it “has arranged its first Social Bond, raising USD 10.25 million (PEN 36.1 million) for Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito ABACO (“ABACO”), a credit institution in Peru. This bond is issued via Symbiotics’ sponsored bond issuance platform (Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Bonds […]

“Climate fund targets $2.5 billion in clean energy investment for SE Asia” – Reuters – July 29, 2020

On July 29, 2020 Reuters reported that a “new climate fund backed by philanthropic donors is aiming to trigger $2.5 billion of clean energy investment in Southeast Asia and aid the region’s green recovery after the coronavirus. The South East Asia Clean Energy Facility (SEACEF) is managed by Singapore-based Clime Capital, with an initial investment […]