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Masdar Raises US$750 Million Green Bond

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC – Masdar announced the successful completion of its first green bond issuance for US$750 million 10-year senior unsecured Notes today. Showing positive appetite from regional and international investors, the order book peaked at US$ 4.2 billion, i.e. oversubscription of 5.6x. Pricing tightened 35 bps between launch and final terms, […]

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India will need $12.4 trillion to meet long term net zero goals: Report

India will require $12.4 trillion to transition to net zero and help the world in its efforts to stave off the worst of climate change, according to a latest study by Standard Chartered. It said that emerging markets, overall, would need an additional $94.8 trillion – a sum higher than annual global GDP – if […]

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BlackRock raises $250 M for Climate Projects in Asia, Latin America, Africa

New York-based investment management company BlackRock has secured over $250 million from global investors and governments for the Climate Finance Partnership (CFP), which was introduced at the One Planet Summit in September 2018 under the leadership of French President Emmanuel Macron. CFP is a flagship blended finance vehicle that is designed to invest in climate solutions and […]

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Standard Chartered Commits $35 Bn Towards Renewable Projects

Standard Chartered has committed to providing USD 35 billion of project financing, M&A advisory and debt structuring services for renewable projects by 2024 Standard Chartered Bank has announced its business targets for supporting its clients as they transition to a low- carbon economy as part of the Bank’s sustainability aspirations. By the end of 2024, […]

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India Needs $2.64 Tn in Investments to Meet UN SDGs by 2030: Report

A new report has revealed that India will need an estimated USD 2.64 trillion in investments to meet the UN SDGs by 2030. A new report has revealed that India will need an estimated USD 2.64 trillion in investments to meet the United Nation’s sustainable development goals (SDGs), offering the private sector an investment opportunity of over […]

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