IFC offers green bonds to US retail; mandates RMB for next week

By Jonathan Breen
11 Sep 2014

US retail investors have been piling in orders for the International Finance Corporation’s green bonds this week after it offered the notes for the first time through its US retail channel. Meanwhile, it has mandated banks for a London-listed offshore renminbi bond set to be priced next week.

The green bonds sold through the programme are part of IFC’s US retail platform — the Impact Notes programme — debuted in March, making it the first issuer to regularly offer green bonds to individual investors in the US.

IFC first offered the green bonds on September 8 ...

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