Election lifts hopes of greener Germany, perhaps even green bond

Germany’s general election has put the Green party in a strong position to push for bolder policies on sustainability, and possibly to gain control of the energy ministry.

  • By Jon Hay
  • 12 Oct 2017

Bargaining to form a coalition may take some weeks, but the most likely outcome is a ‘Jamaica’ government of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union and its Christian Social Union allies in Bavaria, traditionally nicknamed ‘black’; the ‘yellow’ Free Democratic Party; and the Greens.

They have, respectively, 35%, 11% and ...

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Global Green Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
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1 Credit Agricole CIB 5,749.11 37 6.41%
2 HSBC 5,615.79 38 6.27%
3 Citi 4,754.93 22 5.30%
4 JPMorgan 4,665.56 33 5.21%
5 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 4,504.45 27 5.03%