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  • 100 CEOs promise real climate risk disclosure

    The drive to get companies to face up to the risk of climate change is gathering momentum. Firms with a combined market capitalisation of about $3.5tr have committed to support the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), which published its final report on Thursday.

    • 29 Jun 2017
  • US lev loan volume hits all-time record in first half

    Issuance of leveraged loans hit $548bn in the first half of this year, setting a record for any first or second half, according to S&P Global Ratings.

    • 27 Jun 2017
  • GBP set new Social Bond Principles, guide brown issuers

    Enthusiasm for green and social bonds is mounting, and revisions to the Green Bond Principles (GBP) announced this week may give the market a further lift. Many of the same debates still exercise market participants as in the past, but they appear less daunted by these conundrums.

    • 15 Jun 2017
  • EU green finance group considering reg cap cuts

    Cutting regulatory capital charges for green loans is one idea being considered by the EU’s High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, which is due to make its first report on July 18.

    • 15 Jun 2017