Green thinkers keen on new UK state bank

By Burhan Khadbai, Jasper Cox
28 Jul 2020

The UK government looks ever more likely to create a new public sector bank focused on green infrastructure. Policy experts welcome the prospect, but there would be many choices to make over the structure and financing of the organisation.

Government minister Kwasi Karteng suggested earlier this month that the government will make an announcement on the matter soon, according to UK newspapers. Meanwhile, UK chancellor Rishi Sunak is outlining ideas for a new infrastructure bank, according to the Financial Times, with details perhaps to be revealed in ...

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