AfDB launches sophomore social bond; Basque to follow

The African Development Bank sold its second social bond on Wednesday, more than doubling the size of its debut effort and pushing out its maturity curve. The Basque Government will follow the supranational with an inaugural sustainable bond.

  • By Lewis McLellan
  • 16 May 2018
The Basque Government has mandated BBVA, Crédit Agricole, HSBC, Norbolsa and Santander to run the books for a 10 year sustainable bond. The leads will arrange a series of investor meetings beginning on May 22. The trade will be the borrower's first bond since March 2016, when it ...

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5 Deutsche Bank 43,435.76 128 5.10%