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“First Corporate Sustainability Bond in Asia Issued by TLFF for a Natural Rubber Company in Indonesia” – 3BL Media – February 28, 2018

In a press release distributed by 3BL Media on February 28, 2018 the Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility (TLFF) announced “its inaugural transaction, a landmark US$ 95 million Sustainability Bond to help finance a sustainable natural rubber plantation on heavily degraded land in two provinces in Indonesia. The project incorporates extensive social and environmental objectives and […]

“’The rise of ESG investing in Asia” – The Business Times – February 28, 2018

An article published on February 28, 2018 in The Business Times charts the rise of ESG investing in Asia. According to the article, “(a)lthough the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA) states that assets managed under responsible investment strategies remains very low in Asia ex-Japan at only 0.8 per cent of total assets under professional management, […]