AFD aiming for social bonds

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By Burhan Khadbai
12 Feb 2020

Agence Française de Développement is looking to expand its thematic bond framework to include the issuance of social-labelled debt.

“The ink is not dry but the target is for us to establish a broader framework this year,” said Thibaut Makarovsky, head of funding and market operations at AFD. “We want to use themed bonds to reflect the projects financed by AFD.”

Despite financing social projects, AFD has not ...

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