“Deutsche Bank Pegs Turkey Repo Finance Deal to Gender, Climate” – Bloomberg – August 12, 2021

On August 12, 2021 Bloomberg reported that “Deutsche Bank AG has tied the interest rate on an interbank financing deal with AkbankTAS to goals on gender balance, renewable energy use and avoidance of funding to coal power plants, which it says is a first in the region. The $300 million repurchase agreement with Turkey’s second-largest lender […]

“Symbiotics launches Green Bond in Sri Lanka with Seylan Bank” – Symbiotics – July 28, 2021

In a press release distributed on July 28, 2021 Symbiotics reported that it “has arranged a USD 15.1 million Green Bond for Seylan Bank PLC (“Seylan”). Seylan will use the proceeds of the Green Bond for financing renewable energy projects within Sri Lanka, such as mini hydro power plants up to 25MW, solar and wind […]