Fixed Income

“APAC ESG ETFs see assets double to US$2 billion from 2015” – The Asset ESG Forum – August 6, 2019

On August 6, 2019 The Asset ESG Forum noted that “(d)emand from domestic investors is pushing growth of exchange traded funds (ETFs) in the still nascent environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment space of Asia’s fund management industry, according to a new report released by Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc., a global fintech firm and part […]

“Shinhan Financial issues $500 mn in green and sustainability bonds” – Pulse – July 30, 2019

On July 30, 2019 Pulse reported that “South Korea’s Shinhan Financial Group has successfully sold $500 million in green and sustainability bonds with a maturity of in 10 years and 6 months, becoming the country’s first financial holding firm to issue foreign currency-denominated contingent convertible bonds meeting the Basel III capital requirements.  Shinhan Financial Group […]