Fixed Income

“The Chain: A Tale of Two Indonesian Green Bonds” – Chain Reaction Research – March 9, 2018

On March 9, 2018 Chain Reaction Research reported that two green bonds were issued in Indonesia since late February 2018. “The Government of Indonesia issued a USD 1.25 billion green sukuk bond – a government first – while Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility (TLFF) issued a USD 95 million sustainability bond. Both bonds target some of […]

“Beyond Ratings Announces the Creation of the First Financial Rating Agency in Line with the Paris Agreement” – Beyond Ratings – March 6, 2018

In a press release distributed on March 6, 2018 Beyond Ratings announced “the creation of the first financial rating agency to systematically integrate ESG factors (Environmental, Social and Governance) into its analysis. As such, the rating methodology developed takes into account physical and transition climate risks. It is therefore in line with the Paris Agreement1 and responds […]