Fixed Income

“Poland wins race to issue first green sovereign bond. A new era for Polish climate policy?” – Climate Bonds Initiative – December 15, 2016

A blogpost published on the Climate Bonds Initiative internet site on December 15, 2016 reports that Poland is the first sovereign to issue a green bond.  According to the post, the Euro 750 million issue was underwritten by HSBC, JP Morgan and PKO Bank Hipoteczny. The Green Bond Framework published by the State Treasury of […]

“John Hancock Investments expands its sustainable investment lineup, launching two new ESG funds” – PR Newswire – December 14, 2016

In a press release published on PR Newswire on December 14, 2016 John Hancock announced “the addition of two new funds focused on integrating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues with fundamental security analysis: John Hancock ESG Core Bond Fund and John Hancock ESG International Equity Fund, managed by Breckinridge Capital Advisors and Boston Common […]