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  • New climate risk push a game changer but investors call for mandatory rules

    The risk of a devastating collapse in oil and gas companies’ share prices, when investors suddenly start pricing in climate change, is one scenario financial regulators are trying to ward off with the launch of new guidelines this week, which are a milestone in the world’s response to global warming.

    • 15 Dec 2016
  • Thames Water gets £400m as Morgan Stanley scoops sole mandate

    The UK’s largest water company, Thames Water, on Monday sold a £400m Class A bond, helping corporate bond issuance in sterling recover to 2014’s level.

    • 12 Dec 2016
  • Investors blocked on climate finance by lack of opportunities

    More than half of a global group of 276 investors surveyed by HSBC have a strategy for reducing the environmental impact of their activities — but 74% of them encounter barriers to increasing their low carbon financing, mainly a lack of credible investment opportunities.

    • 08 Dec 2016
  • GlobalCapital Asia regional capital markets awards 2016, Part III: Bonds

    For the third part of our annual awards, we cover Best Local Currency Bond, Best Structured Finance, Best High Yield Bond, Best Investment Grade Corporate Bond, Best Financial Bond, Best Sovereign Bond, Best Local Currency Bond House and Best G3 Bond House.

    • 05 Dec 2016
  • Renzi’s tantrum is a made-up crisis — fear Austria

    Markets are obsessing about the Italian referendum on Sunday. Commentators are cramming everyone’s inboxes with warnings about how a 'no' vote on premier Matteo Renzi’s attempt to streamline Italy’s Senate could precipitate a fresh eurozone crisis and imperil Italy’s creaking banks.

    • 01 Dec 2016