Sustainability

“Kenya’s first green bond starts trading on the bourse” – Reuters – January 13, 2020

On January 13, 2020 Reuters reported that “Kenya’s first green bond was listed for trading on the Nairobi Securities Exchange on Monday, offering investors the chance to put money into an environmentally-friendly fixed income security for the first time in the bourse’s 65 year history. The bond, worth 4.3 billion shillings ($42.5 million), was issued […]

“Russian central bank joins the central bank green network” – Responsible Investor – December 17, 2019

On December 17, 2019 Responsible Investor reported that “The Bank of Russia has joined the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS), as the central bank and supervisory body celebrates its second birthday this month.  The NGFS, which started in December 2017 with eight founding central bank members, has grown quickly to 54 members.” According […]