Fixed Income

“The current drought in Brazil…” – Climate Bonds Initiative – March 17, 2015

A blogpost published on the Climate Bonds Initiative internet site on March 17, 2015 posits that “(t)he current drought in Brazil illustrates why water projects will increasingly need climate adaptation components: The Climate Bonds Water Standard will provide definitions for such green water investments.” You may read the blog post on the Devex internet site.

The African Development Bank and Bloomberg launch African Bond Index – February 24, 2015

A press release published by the African Development Bank (AfDB) on February 24, 2015 announced that “Bloomberg and the AfDB through the African Financial Markets Initiative (AFMI) have launched the AFMISM Bloomberg® African Bond Index (ABABI), a new family of African bond indices. Calculated by Bloomberg Indexes, this composite index is comprised of the Bloomberg […]