Fixed Income

“Drought-Riven Chile Makes World First in Environmental Bonds” – Bloomberg – March 2, 2022

On March 2, 2022 Bloomberg reported that “Chile issued bonds tied to sustainability goals, the first nation in the world to do so, as the country wracked by a decade-long drought looks to cut greenhouse gas emissions, and obtain cheap financing. The government sold $2 billion in dollar-denominated, sustainability-linked bonds maturing in 20 years, according to […]

“Pakistan Seeks to Sell $1 Billion ESG Bond Next Month” – Bloomberg – February 2, 2022

On February 2, 2022 Bloomberg reported that “Pakistan is seeking to become the next emerging market to turn to the environmental bond market for funding as it prepares to sell its first such note next month. The country plans to raise $1 billion from environmental, social and governance Eurobonds, Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin said in […]