“MAF lists world’s first benchmark corporate Green Sukuk” – Zawya – May 15, 2019

On May 15, 2019 Zawya reported that “Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) on Wednesday marked the listing of the world’s first benchmark corporate Green Sukuk, and the first Green Sukuk issued by a corporate in the (Gulf) region. Valued at $600 million and with a tenor of 10 years, the Green Sukuk is testament to Majid Al […]

“AIIB prices US$2.5 billion debut global bond” – The Asset ESG Forum – May 14, 2019

On May 14, 2019 The Asset ESG Forum reported that the “Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has sold its first global bond. The US$2.5 billion offering of five-year bonds was priced on May 9, and will help drive AIIB’s priorities of investing in sustainable infrastructure, developing cross-border connectivity, and promoting environmental, social and governance (ESG) […]