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“Malaysia’s Sime Darby Plantation Banned From U.S. Markets Over Alleged Forced Labor Issues” – Chain Reaction Research – January 7, 2021

On January 7, 2021 Chain Reaction Research reported that “the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency once again issued a Withhold Release Order (WRO) on palm oil produced by a Malaysian company. This time, the subject is the palm oil plantation owner and trader/refiner Sime Darby. The WRO, which became effective on December 30, […]

“Symbiotics launches COP 35,8 billion (USD 10,5 million) Social Bond with La Hipotecaria Colombia” – Symbiotics – December 23, 2020

In a press release distributed on December 23, 2020 Symbiotics – “the leading market access platform for impact investing” – announced that it “has arranged its first Social Bond to be used for affordable housing and associated household financing, by means of a loan in local currency of COP 35,8 billion (USD 10,5 million) for La […]