Fixed Income

“Nasdaq Dubai Welcomes Listing of USD 1.5 billion Sukuk By Islamic Development Bank To Support COVID-19 Interventions” – Mondovisione – June 28, 2020

On June 28, 2020 Mondovisione reported that “Nasdaq Dubai welcomed the listing today of a 1.5 billion US dollar Sukuk issued by Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) to support COVID-19 relief initiatives. The capital raised will fund medical, social and business projects in many of the bank’s 57 member countries aimed at protecting health and improving […]

“Exchange in Focus: Korea Exchange launches a sustainability bond segment” – SSE Initiative – June 22, 2020

On June 22, 2020, the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative reported that the “Korea Exchange launched a dedicated to SRI bonds segment on June 15. The issuing proceeds of SRI (Socially Responsible Investment) bonds are used for projects that are eco-friendly or generate social benefits, and they can be green, social, and sustainable bonds. […]