Investors snap up social bond triple

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By Lewis McLellan
16 Nov 2017

The social bond market — though still nascent — is rapidly gaining momentum. Three public sector issuers made their debuts in the market this week, all of which met with enthusiastic approval from Europe’s community of dedicated socially responsible investors.

Cartoon_1531_SocialBondThe African Development Bank (AfDB), Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) and BayernLabo all chose Tuesday to issue their first social bonds, providing investors with an unprecedented three deals to choose from in a single day.

Despite the rush ...

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