Fixed Income

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 […]

“First-ever public green bonds data list launched” – The Climate Bonds Initiative – December 11, 2014

On December 11, 2014, in conjunction with the Lima Climate Change Confernece, The Climate Bonds Initiative “ma(de) a full list of labelled green bonds publicly available for the first time. The list can be found on the Climate Bonds website. This is part of the Initiative’s effort to promote greater transparency in the green bonds […]